Streaming platform Joyn is now offering viewers in Austria six free-TV channels from Warner Bros. Discovery Deutschland.
CNN as rehired Alex MacCallum in the new role of executive vice president of digital services and products.
CNN has work to do on its digital output according to Mark Thompson, the news network’s new CEO and chairman.
Sir Mark Thompson has been appointed to the role of Chairman and CEO of CNN Worldwide. Thompson will report to David Zaslav, chief executive officer, Warner Bros. Discovery.
CNN’s chairman and CEO Chris Licht is to leave after only a year as head of the network.
CNN Worldwide has appointed Phil Nelson to lead the network’s international business operations and its work with commercial partners outside of the United States.
United Media has signed a new three-year contract with CNN that continues the successful partnership between its regional information platform N1 and the US company.
The head of CNN has warned staff the network is facing a period of “noticeable change”.
CNN Business Arabic will launch later this year following a new partnership between International Media Investments and CNN International Commercial.
CNN+ will close on April 30, 2022, just a month after its much-hyped launch, amid dismal sign-up numbers.