The Russian holding YUTV has begun to restructure in order to ensure its business complies with the 20% foreign ownership rule that comes into force at the beginning of 2016.
French media company Vivendi wants to counter competition from Amazon Instant Prime, Netflix, maxdome and other players in the German subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) market through a relaunch of its SVOD service Watchever.
Disney is set to reduce the stake it holds in its Russian channel in order to comply with upcoming legislation.
WATCH VIDEO. The French TV d’Orange platform has added an exclusive Disny VOD service for its subscribers.
The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections on cross-border provision of pay-TV services available in UK and Ireland.
The Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has signed an agreement with The Walt Disney Company Polska (TWDC).
WATCH VIDEO. The Walt Disney Studios, Lucasfilm Ltd., and 20th Century Fox today are releasing The Star Wars Digital Movie Collection.
The Walt Disney Studios are making Disney, Pixar, and Marvel digital movies available on Google Play to allow Android users enjoy their collection across their devices through Disney Movies Anywhere.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will devote a whole TV channel to the Star Wars movie franchise.
Greece’s Nova has renewed an exclusive pay-TV agreement with Disney.