The Cypriot incumbent telco Cyta has obtained the exclusive TV broadcasting rights for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League for three seasons, beginning 2018-19.
Vodafone has won the tender for the acquistion of a 100% stake in Cyta Hellas, the Greek telco owned by the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority.
A coordinated pan-European police action has closed down an illegal IPTV network serving around half a million subscribers across Europe with an offer of around 1,200 TV channels.
The Cypriot operator PrimeTel has signed a contract with SmartLabs for the upgrade of its existing interactive TV solution.
The Cypriot government has approved legislation to privatise the incumbent telco CyTA.
The Greek broadcaster Alpha TV has applied for a licence to operate in Cyprus.
Hellas Sat has chosen solutions from Newtec for a new multi-million euro DTH earth station it is constructing in Cyprus.
International news channel i24news has signed an agreement with Forthnet for the distribution of its English and Arabic versions to viewers in Greece and Cyprus.
Twelve new arrests and seventeen sentences for piracy of pay TV signal in Greece and Cyprus.
Eurosport has renewed a multi-year agreement with Cyprus’ Cablenet Communication Systems for the distribution of Eurosport and Eurosport 2, as well as Eurosport HD to all subscribers of the cableview HD channel bouquet.