France was the star performer for Altice’s European operations in the second quarter. What is more, the number of customers in the country increased by over 500,000 in the first half of the year.
Ginx Esports TV will launch on Hot Telecommunications in Israel. The channel also announced the Far Cry Day special.
Isarel’s Yes is using Harmonic’s software-based Electra encoding platform for its new live UHD channel.
TV5Monde has signed a new distribution agreement with a third carrier in Israel.
Ginx Esports TV is to launch on the Cellcom Israel OTT platform, one of the newest players to the Israeli pay-TV market.
The Fight Channel Group has entered the Israeli market with the launch of Fight Channel World HD.
After 49 years, Israel’s Broadcasting Authority (IBA), the country’s public broadcaster, is officially shut down.
Israel’s i24 News is launching a dedicated US news channel, having established its US headquarters in New York City’s Times Square, with a separate bureau in Washington, D.C.
The wholly owned SES subsidiary MX1 has begun to provide the Israel Premier Football League (IPFL) with its end-to-end MX1 360 service for live editing of sports content.
In a court case, Munich-based media services company MX1 alleges its former managers stole its customers, reports Globes.