Significant amendments to the Law on Electronic Media have come into effect in Latvia.
The Latvian ICT provider Bite will continue to sell TV services in cooperation with Go3.
The Latvian incumbent Tet has provided details of the integration process of Telia Latvija. It completed the acquisition of a 100% stake in the company this June.
The Latvian incumbent Tet and telcos Telia Lietuva (Lithuania) and Telia Eesti (Estonia) have signed a multi-year cooperation agreement with the film studio Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Latvia’s Regional Administrative Court has ruled against the resumption of the broadcasting of PBK Lithuania and PBK Estonia in the country.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has banned the distribution of 80 Russian TV channels in the country.
The Latvian incumbent Tet has completed the acquisition of a 100% stake in Telia’s Latvian subsidiary.
The ICT provider Bite and Ericsson have signed an agreement to bring 5G technology to Latvia.
The Latvian incumbent Tet has added Sergejs Kostjucenko and Alla Krumina to its board.
The Latvian parliament (Saeima) has approved amendments to the Protected Services Law that make the use of illegal systems to watch TV services punishable.