Culture secretary Nadine Dorres has confirmed a two-year freeze in the BBC Licence Fee, but pulled back slightly on earlier comments, that the settlement would be the last under the current arrangements.
Italian media regulator Agcom could be about to require streaming platforms, including DAZN, to measure the quality of users’ internet connections.
Sky One HD is now included in the pay-TV package Vodafone Premium on GigaTV on the cable network of Vodafone Deutschland, making the channel available outside the Sky Deutschland platform for the first time.
Multichoice is to open two new TV channels Maningue Magic and Kwenda Magic – for audiences in Mozambique and Angola respectively.
The Ukrainian DTT platform operator Zeonbud has asked the regulator National Council to hold a competition for FTA channel licences distributed on its multiplexes.
Netflix has raised its monthly subscription fee in the United States by between $1 and $2 per month.
UK Culture Secretary Nadine Dorres has signalled that an announcement due this week on a new BBC Licence Fee settlement is likely to be the last.
Interest in the digital TV channels run by TF1 and M6 is said to be intensifying.
ViacomCBS and Comcast Cable have signed a new multi-year deal that renews the carriage of ViacomCBS networks on its Xfinity network including CBS Television Network, BET, CBS Sports Network, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop TV, Smithsonian Channel, and SHOWTIME.
M7 Group’s Skylink will start showing its own productions from this year.