Unitymedia KabelBW has promoted Katrin Köster to director of external and corporate communications.
CETel Group (Central European Telecom Services) has acquired Teleport Kabel Deutschland Holding.
Deutsche Telekom’s TV service Entertain is going from strength to strength, with the number of subscribers, including via DTH, reaching 1,830,000 as of the end of the second quarter.
The sale of German cablenet Primacom has reportedly been delay for another two months amid concerns that some buyers have been unable to put together substantive offers.
Kabel BW is to adopt the Liberty Global ‘bloom’ logo this autumn as the company continues to harmonise its fascia.
Lovefilm has entered into a subscription video on demand (SVOD) agreement with the independent studio Miramax.
The performance of the HD+ service offered by its German affiliate HD Plus was one of the main highlights for SES in its half-year results, which were generally boosted by the performance of new markets.
ESPN and DFL, the commercial arm of the Bundesliga, have reached an agreement for live coverage of the German league to remain on ESPN in the UK and Ireland for the next three seasons.
Karlsruhe based German firm VideoWeb is bringing the HD versions of all German public broadcasters to analogue cable and DTT homes.
Axa Private Equity has sold the majority of HSE24, the international TV home shopping group, to Providence Equity Partners. Axa will remain a 15% shareholder.