The electronic communications market in Romania was worth RON7.48 billion (€1.67 billion) in the first half of this year, according to data produced by the regulator Ancom.
UPC DTH is to add Animal Planet HD to the channel line-ups of its platforms in Central and Eastern Europe.
Take-up of digital cable has grown significantly in Romania, with the number of homes receiving services at the end of June this year exceeding 1 million.
BBC Worldwide Channels, RCS & RDS and DIGI have announced a new distribution partnership that will see the launch of BBC Knowledge into Romania and Hungary for the first time from January 1, 2013.
Chello Central Europe has announced the rebranding of its Romantica channel to Film Café in Romania.
RCS&RDS has taken Discovery channels off its cable networks throughout Romania.
Discovery has issued a response to the criticism levelled against it by RCS&RDS, Romania’s leading cable and DTH operator.
Romania’s RCS&RDS has issued a statement clarifying why it is no longer carrying Discovery channels on its Digi TV network.
Chello Central Europe’s children’s channel Megamax has been launched in Romania and will from December 1 also be available in Slovakia.
The Romanian public broadcaster TVR has asked the country’s National Audiovisual Council (CNA) to approve a major change to its thematic channel TVR Info.