Paid revenues for Russian online VOD services have exceeded those from advertising for the first time.
Western European SVOD revenues will increase to $6.5 billion by 2022, up from $2.8 billion in 2016.
Amazon Prime Video and 20th Century Fox Television Distribution have announced an international content licensing agreement to bring TV serieds This Is Us and the TV adaptation of The Exorcist to Prime Video customers.
German video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome will remain in the red this year in contrary to earlier expectations by parent company ProSiebenSat.1.
Orange and Netflix have renewed the agreement signed in 2014 for the distribution of Netflix for Orange TV customers in France, and have expanded their partnership to all countries in which the Orange Group is present.
Netflix is to produce its first original series in the Polish language.
Sky has launched a new streaming service for the Spanish market.
The international OTT and VOD service Megogo can now be received on PlayStation 4 in Ukraine.
Poland’s Polsat and Grupa Onet-RAS Polska have entered into a VOD distribution agreement.
Google has rolled out the children’s and family version of its video portal YouTube in Germany and Austria.