Mezzo has launched on M7’s pay-TV platforms Direct One in Hungary and Focus Sat in Romania.
The Hungarian Communications Association (MKSZ) has suggested the deployment of a “21st century IT weapon”, namely the legal DDOS attack, to address the problem of linear broadcasting and VOD piracy.
SPI/FilmBox and Hungary’s Digi have concluded a distribution agreement with both linear and digital components.
The Hungarian government had to act on the chance to buy a 49% stake in Vodafone’s local operation, according to Gergely Gulyás, the head of the PM’s office.
Melinda Szabó, CCO at Magyar Telekom, will continue her career at Deutsche Telekom Group from September 15 as senior VP responsible for B2C commercial growth of Europe.
4iG and Corvinus, representing the Hungarian State, have agreed to buy a 100% stake in Vodafone Hungary for HUF715 billion (€1.77 billion) in cash.
The Hungarian info-communications group 4iG has decided on a new management structure in response to the increased tasks and the size of the company.
Magyar Telekom saw its TV subscriber base in Hungary grow by 6.1% in the year to June 30.
The channels Digi Sport 1, Digi Sport 2 and Digi Sport 3 will end broadcasts this Friday, August.
The overwhelming majority (91%) of households in Hungary subscribe to some kind of pay-TV service.