Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products (NVCP) has named Petia Toncheva as senior licensing manager for Russia and CIS.
Vincent Sourdeau has joined Viacom International Media Networks as VP, kids and family brands for South Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
In a landmark ruling Ofcom has backed a decision by the industry regulator ATVOD that three Viacom companies were responsible for their own content on the Virgin Media platform.
Nickelodeon HD will make its debut on Poland today (October 4), having secured carriage on Cyfrowy Polsat, the country’s leading DTH platform.
SES Astra is further expanding the line-up of its HD+ bouquet for the German market with the addition of Nickelodeon HD and Comedy Central HD following an agreement between MTV Networks, HD+ and SES.
Nickelodeon will launch a localised block in Bulgaria next Monday (April 24).
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has significantly increased its presence in Russia through a terrestrial content deal for the Nickelodeon brand, as well as a number of new consumer product agreements.
Middle East satellite broadcaster MBC has signed an exclusive multiplatform deal that brings a Nickelodeon branded block to its kids and entertainment channel MBC3.
MTV Networks will rearrange its channel line-up on the Dutch market from January 1, 2011. The all music channel TMF (The Music Factory) will end analogue cable distribution on December 31.
Online children’s entertainment platform BinWeevils has added 200 hours of content from Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon to its site to create “social video on demand”.