Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has signed a decree exempting the pro-government Central European Press and Media Foundation from oversight by media and competition authorities.
Hungary has become the second country in Central and Eastern Europe to launch a Paramount-branded SVOD service.
Anete Schaefer, VP business Europe, Deutsche Telekom, has said she doubts the Hungarian incumbent Magyar Telekom will be sold.
The owners of most Hungarian pro-government media assets have said they are donating their companies to the Central European Press and Media Foundation.
SPI/Filmbox Hungary have extended their long-term cooperation contract for two more years.
Digi has issued a response to the decision by the Hungarian Competition Authority (GVH) to block its proposed takeover the alternative telco Invitel.
The Hungarian Competition Authority (GVH) has withdrawn its permission for Digi to acquire Invitel, the country’s leading alternative telco.
Deutsche Telekom has reportedly received a bid of €2 billion for Magyar Telekom.
SPI/Filmbox Hungary and Antenna Hungária have extended their partnership for a further two years.
Digi Communications gained 200,000 cable TV customers in its main market Romania in the year to September 30.