Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) has approved United Group’s acquisition of Nova Broadcasting Group and its subsidiaries.
BC Partners-backed United Group has reached an agreement to acquire Bulgaria’s Nova Broadcasting Group from Advanced Media Group for an undisclosed fee.
Anton Hekimyan has been appointed director of news, current affairs and sports at the Bulgarian national broadcaster bTV.
Martin Svehlak has been appointed the new CEO of Bulgaria’s bTV Media Group, effectively immediately.
A1 has launched a 5G network covering central areas, residential districts and business locations in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia.
SPI/FilmBox and Bulgarian telecom provider Vivacom have expand their partnership to include the former’s 4K entertainment and lifestyle channel FunBox UHD.
TV ad spend in Bulgaria is likely to amount to BGN225 million (€115 million) this year providing there is no further lockdown.
Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) has approved the acquisition of the TV channels Channel 3, The Voice and Magic TV, along with the radio stations Radio Vesselina; Radio Vitosha; Magic FM and The Voice Radio, by Nova Broadcasting Group.
The Canal+ subsidiary Thema has provided an update on the distribution of the Love Nature channel in Bulgaria.
The Bulgarian national commercial broadcaster Nova TV has signalled its intention to buy Kanal 3 and a number of other broadcasting assets linked to the MP Delyan Peevski.