German pay-TV operator Sky Deutschland will add Netflix as an app to its multimedia platform Sky Q on November 15, 2018.
The Walt Disney Company’s new direct-to-consumer OTT streaming service will be called Disney+. It will challenge Netflix’ domination on the SVOD market.
Netflix is planning to increase the number of shows it produces in Europe in languages other than English.
Canal Digital is to offer Netflix to customers of its OnePlace platform.
Netflix is increasing its cash spend with the issue of two new sets of notes totally $2 billion.
Netflix and Amazon Prime dominate the German SVOD market in terms of subscriber numbers and recorded strong growth in the third quarter of 2018.
According to the latest SVOD Barometer conducted by Médiamétrie, 30% of French online users aged six years and older used an SVOD service during the past 12 months, which is 10 points higher than in December 2017.
Swiss cable operator association Quickline has formed a cooperation with Netflix: As a first step, new internet customers will receive the streaming service free of charge for one year.
The third quarter saw Netflix’s global paid membership surpass 130 million, while its streaming revenue was 36% higher than in the same period last year.
With regards to online video, Netflix grows and Facebook declines, according to Ampere Analysis.