Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has reached a distribution agreement with the Russian online streaming platform Okko.
Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) is investigating violations of the law On Advertising by the OTT service Okko.
The Russian OTT service Okko saw its turnover increase by 81%, or more than that achieved by the market leader ivi, in 2018.
Russia’s Rambler Group is to adopt a new strategy related to its OTT service Okko.
Rambler Group has acquired the Russian OTT service Okko.
The Russian OTT movie service Okko saw its revenues almost double in 2017, while those of its competitor Megogo increased by 1.65 times.
The Russian OTT service Okko had revenues of R775 million (€12.6 million) in 2016.
Russia’s VimpelCom plans to launch its own online video service, working in partnership with the existing operation Okko.
Netrange has finalised a content deal with Okko, Russia’s paid Video on Demand service offering Hollywood and local content.
Okko, formerly known as Play, has taken the lead in Russia’s paid-for on demand sector.