BBC Global News Limited will come under the management of BBC Studios as the BBC looks to build its commercial income.
The commercially funded BBC Global News has reached an agreement with Channel 4 that will offer global advertisers access to the UK commercial broadcast marketplace.
BBC Global News, the BBC’s international commercial news, sport and features arm, has named Sibel Boner as the new Head of Commercial Partnerships for Germany, Austria and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
Beeb, the BBC’s recently announced voice assistant, is to be made available internationally.
Two of the BBC’s commercial subsidiaries have posted record figures.
BBC Global News Ltd, the BBC’s commercially funded international news arm, has announced the appointment of Charlie Villar to its newly-created COO position.
BBC Global News has partnered with Twitter Amplify, the social broadcast network service’s video promotion tool.