Latvia’s National Electronic Media Council (NEPLP) has approved procurement guidelines and tasks for public service media in the country in 2021.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP detected 35 websites illegally distributing TV channels in the country in the first nine months of this year.
Charges have been brought against the chairman of the board and director of the legal department at the Latvian incumbent Tet, formerly known as Lattelecom, over a DTT tender.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has initiated procedures to restrict the reception of the Russian channel Rossiya RTR.
The National Electronic Mass Media Council of Latvia (NEPLP), in compliance with sanctions imposed by Council of the European Union (EU), has decided to ban thedistribution of seven RT (formerly known as Russia Today) group channels in Latvia.
Latvia’s second largest TV and internet service provider Baltcom has deployed CryptoGuard CAS to secure its digital TV services.
The Latvian parliament (Saeima) has approved at the third reading amendments to the Electronic Mass Media Law.
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) will launch its Viaplay streaming service in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in the first quarter of 2021.
The Latvian mobile operator Tele2 saw a 60% increase in demand for TV services in the last two months.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has suspended the broadcasting of nine Russian channels in the country.