Time-Warner’s Turner Broadcasting System will reduce its global workforce of some 14,000 full-time employees by approximately 10%, the company announced today.
CNN has launched CNNGo, their OTT TV Everywhere service, available on tablets and computers.
WATCH VIDEO. CNN – CNN. Go there is the theme of the new branding campaign that CNN International has unveiled.
Greg Beitchman is the new VP, content sales and partnerships, CNN International.
The former president and chief executive officer of NBC Universal, Jeff Zucker, has been named as the president of CNN Worldwide.
CNN and Facebook have partnered to offer a social experience for CNN’s on-air, mobile and online audiences and Facebook’s more than 160 million US users.
Spanish news channel CNN+ is to close after Turner’s local partner Prisa pulled out of the venture. It is the first move after the entrance of hedge fund Liberty Acquisition Holdings into the Spanish media conglomerate.
CNN International has ceased broadcasting on Freeview, describing its 22-month tenure on the DTT platform as a trial period.
Holland’s largest cable operator Ziggo has removed CNN International from the basic analogue tier in a number of cities including Utrecht.
CNN International will cease broadcasting in analogue on the Astra position at 19.2 degrees East on March 31.