Canal+ has launched a new internet-delivered service in Poland “that connects the world of live channels with the world of VOD”.
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) will launch its Viaplay streaming service in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in the first quarter of 2021.
The Polish SVOD service CDA Premium surpassed 300,000 subscribers this month.
Global SVOD subscriptions will increase by 519 million between 2019 and 2025, reaching a total of 1,161 million.
German pay-TV channel Spiegel Geschichte can now be received on Deutsche Telekom’s TV platform MagentaTV.
The merger of Viasat with Canal Digital has been completed, bringing to an end three decades of competition between the satellite-based pay-TV operators at 5 degrees East and 1 degree West.
The customers of German DTH satellite platform HD+ on Astra (19.2° East) can now also restart already running programmes on the channels of German broadcast group RTL.
German broadcaster Tele 5 has launched a new TV app: With 5flix, movies, series, original productions and other programmes can be watched online via smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and browsers.
Film Europe has rebranded its dual channel Czechoslovakia HD and Be2Can HD.
The Polish parliament (Sejm) has adopted an amendment to the Act on Cinematography that will require providers of on demand services to pay 1.5% of their revenues to the Polish Film Institute (PISF).