The leading Polish cable operator UPC Polska has added Discovery On Demand to its offer.
Vlad Tudosie has been appointed the new country manager for Romania and South East Europe for Discovery Networks, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA).
UPC Nederland will add the new Dutch music channels Slam!TV, BravaNL and TV 538 to its extended digital tier on Monday, July 4. Also set to launch on that day is TLC, with more channels being added in September
Discovery plans to invest even more in Poland, which is already its third largest source of revenues outside the US after the UK and Brazil.
Discovery Communication’s business in Eastern Europe is to be renamed Discovery Networks, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA).
Luis Silberwasser will head a new production and development unit at Discovery Networks International.
PIKE CONFERENCE – SOPOT. HBO plans to increase the amount of local content it produces in Poland. However, it will have to reinforce the values the company has and strengthen its brand.
Discovery Networks International has announced a new senior management structure for its operations in Europe, Middle East & Africa.
Discovery Channel has received a licence from the UK communications regulator Ofcom for a potential 3D channel.
UPC Nederland is adding previews to its Discovery Channel VOD portal. Viewers can watch programmes before actual broadcast for a fee of between €0.99 and €1.49.