The UK-based Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) advises not to panic with regards to a ‘no-deal Brexit’.
Altough the broadcaster remains tight-lipped about such a move, the BBC is reportedly looking for a European base of operations post-Brexit.
Sony is planning to merge its European business into its Dutch arm to soften the impact of a no-deal Brexit, according to Financieele Dagblad.
In case of a ‘no-deal-Brexit’ the BBC is set to lose the international distribution of its domestic channels in Ireland, The Netherlands and Belgium.
Discovery Communications will establish a European operational headquarter for its pay-TV channels in the Netherlands.
The BBC is in talks with Irish and Dutch authorities to obtain broadcast licences allowing it to continue broadcasting across the European Union in the event of a no-deal Brexit, reports Bloomberg,
The European Audiovisual Observatory has just published a new report, Brexit: The impact on the audiovisual sector, which is available as a free download.
Bavarian media authority BLM has granted Turner Broadcasting System Deutschland and NBC Universal Global Networks Deutschland broadcast licenses for six international TV channels each.
NBC Universal International Networks has applied for broadcast licences for six international TV channels at Bavarian media authority BLM.
Crashing out of the EU would create huge disruption for the UK’s international broadcasting sector, its workforce, and its suppliers, the Commercial Broadcasters Association (COBA) has warned.