Senior management at TVR face the prospect of dismissal due to the Romanian public broadcaster’s disappointing financial performance in 2016.
Telekom Romania has adopted the new brand name Telekom Sport for its sports coverage.
Almost one in five (17%) of Digi’s customers in Romania opted for quintuple-play services as of the end of June.
SPI International/Filmbox and UPC DTH have launched Filmbox Live on the Romanian platform Focus Sat.
Romania’s leading pay-TV operator RCS&RDS (Digi) has been taken to court in a €3.5 million case involving alleged bribery and money laundering.
Romania’s National Audiovisual Council (CNA) will decide at its next meeting if a Moldovan channel that shows programming from the Russian state broadcaster RTR (VGRTK) can be distributed in the country.
Digi Communications, the operator of Romania’s leading pay-TV operator RCS&RDS, has posted revenues of €329 million for the first half of this year.
Ionut Voinea has been appointed VP Integration and Operations Central and Eastern Europe at Liberty Global.
Telekom Romania’s TV subscriber total as the end of Q2 was virtually unchanged on a year at 1,470,692 (+0.6%), as was its broadband customer base at 1,185,687 (-0.7%).
Romania’s Digi Communications has published an update into an investigation into the company by the National Anti-Corruption Directorate (DNA).