The Canal+ companies SPI International and Thema have joined forces to bring the SPI channels Gametoon and FightBox to Mongolia.
Ex-Salto CEO Thomas Follin joins Canal+
Thomas Follin, formerly the MD of Salto, has been appointed Canal+ Group’s chief global transformation officer, effective May 9.
Canal+ launches Czech/Slovak streaming platform
Canal+ Group has reinforced its presence in the Czech Republic and Slovakia by launching a new streaming platform under the Canal+ brand.
Skylink hit by “massive Russian hacker attack”
UPDATE: M7 Group’s Czech and Slovak operator Skylink has fallen the victim of a hacker attack.
Skylink to launch Canal+ streaming service
M7 Group’s Czech and Slovak operator Skylink is preparing to launch a streaming service under the Canal+ brand.
Thema inks Rakuten deal
Canal+ Group’s Thema has expanded its distribution activity in Japan with the launch of the classical music FAST channel Vivaldi on R Channel, a linear streaming service operated by Rakuten.
Thema goes FAST in Spain
Canal+ Group’s Thema has launched its FAST Turkish drama channel Vive Kanal D Drama on a number of platforms in Spain.
SPI’s Dizi expands in Bulgaria
SPI/FilmBox and Bulgaria’s Vivacom have expand their partnership to include SPI’s premium drama hub Dizi in the latter’s channel offering.
Viaplay Select launches on Canal+ in Austria
Viaplay Group and Canal+ have entered into a partnership to make hundreds of hours of premium content from Viaplay Select exclusively available on Canal+ in Austria.
Canal+ to buy Orange companies
Orange and Canal+ Group have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) regarding the acquisition of OCS and Orange Studio by Canal+ Group.