The Russian telco MTS, working with Huawei, will create a single multimedia platform for all its TV services by the end of 2019.
Russia’s MTS has begun the introduction of 4K services on all its TV platforms.
Russia’s MTS enjoyed modest growth in its pay-TV subscriber total in the year to June 30.
87% of Russian consumers don’t know that producing or sharing pirated video is illegal.
Russia’s MTS has entered into a partnership with the online video service Megogo.
Russia’s MTS sold five times as may receivers for its satellite TV service in the first six months of this year as it did in the corresponding period in 2015.
Russia’s MTS ended the second quarter with 2,750,000 pay-TV subscribers, or 20,000 more than a year earlier.
Russia’s AFK Sistema has changed the ownership structure of the DTH platform operated by MTS in order to comply with legislation limiting foreign participation in media companies.
Russia’s MTS ended the first quarter with 2,745,000 pay-TV subscribers in its home market.
Russia’s MGTS ended 2015 with a 25% share of the Moscow pay-TV market, up from 17% a year earlier.