Discovery has promoted Lydia Fairfax to SVP, head of commercial partnerships, EMEA & commercial development UK & Nordics.
Membership of the HbbTV Association has reached 77 following the announcement that Amazon, Discovery and TELE System Digital have become members of the industry body.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery have added the first third-party channels to the pay-TV section of their joint German streaming platform Joyn.
Discovery’s new streaming service, discovery+, is to launch in the Italian market following an agreement between Discovery, Inc. and TIM.
Discovery and VodafoneZiggo have signed a new long-term, multi-platform agreement that includes the streaming service discovery+.
Discovery is to become a 35% investor in the Turkish streaming service BluTV.
Slovakia’s Antik Telecom has signed a long-term agreement with Discovery that will allow its customers to continue watching the group’s 10 channels.
Discovery has entered into an agreement with the SVOD service Starzplay to launch discovery+ in 18 countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
The Romanian DTH platform Focus Sat has withdrawn a number of channels from its offer after failing to reach an agreement with Discovery Group.
Discovery+ is to be available on Amazon Fire TV, Apple, Google, Microsoft, the Roku Platform and Samsung Smart TVs as part of its US launch.