Modern Times Group (MTG) has extended the exclusive TV broadcasting rights to the Barclays Premier League in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on all platforms for this and the following two seasons.
MTG’s Viasat Broadcasting is implementing a number of changes to its Baltic management and at the same time expanding the production company Paprika Latino into the region.
East Capital Explorer has agreed to buy a 51% stake in the leading Estonian cable operator Starman from a consortium led by Bankroft Private Equity for approximately €24 million.
Estonia’s Levira has appointed Tarmo Osman as its new director of the Network Services Division.
Growing competition from mobile companies in Estonia is fuelling speculation about possible changes of ownership at Starman and STV, the country’s two largest cable operators.
Estonia’s leading cable operator Starman has signed an agreement for the deployment of Cubiware middleware to subscriber set-top boxes.
France 24 has concluded a distribution agreement with Estonian operator Levira and is now available on DTT throughout the country.
Levira and the Estonian public broadcaster ERR have signed a cooperation agreement to begin transmitting the channel ETV in DVB-T2.
Estonia’s Levira has appointed Raul Aav as a developer of its play-out centre.
The Estonian IPTV operator Elion has announced a compensation offer to its nutiTV subscribers following a large-scale power failure linked to central data storage earlier this week.