Discovery has expanded its partnership with the Bulgarian pay-TV operator Bulsatcom.
United Group has entered into an agreement to buy 100% of the share capital in the Bulgarian operators Net1 and ComNet Sofia.
The PPF Group-owned Bulgarian national commercial broadcaster bTV has appointed new editors-in-chief to two divisions of its news, current affairs and sports departments.
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.