The proposed merger between TF1 and M6 has forced a rethink at France Televisions as to whether the public broadcaster should continue to participate in the streaming platform Salto.
France Télévisions and TF1 are claiming compensation of more than €40 million from Canal+.
French President Emmanuel Macron says he wants France 4 to continue broadcasting.
France Télévisions has fallen victim to a cyber attack, the public broadcaster has confirmed.
Diego Buñuel has been appointed the new programming director at the French public broadcaster France Télévisions, effective June 22.
The gesture by Canal+ to broadcast its normally encrypted programmes free-to-air had led public broadcaster France Televisions to demand financial compensation.
The company behind the Freebox wants to put a stop to the French streaming platform Salto, before it’s even been launched.
Okoo, the new children’s on demand platform from French public broadcaster France Télévisions goes live on Monday.
The French Competition Authority (l’Autorité de la Concurrence) has given the go-ahead for the Salto joint-venture SVOD service.
TF1, France Télévisions and M6 groups have submitted their planned joint-venture streaming SVOD platform Salto to the Competition Authority.