RTL and Dirk Gerkens, the former head of its Hungarian operation RTL Klub, could sue each other for up to €1 million.
Fewer Dutch consumers consider it important to have the main TV channels in order to switch to an online OTT subscription from standard pay-TV, according to research by Telecompaper.
German commercial TV channels RTL Nitro and six will in future be available on DTT in the Rhine Main area.
The channel name RTL plus will return to German TV screens after almost 25 years.
German commercial broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has merged the catch-up services of its six free-to-air TV channels into a single live-TV and video-on-demand platform.
Guillaume de Posch, Co-CEOr of RTL Group will deliver a keynote speech at MIPTV 2016, which is set to take place in Cannes, France, from 4-7 April 2016.
German cable operator Unitymedia has commenced offering its customers selected programmes of the pay-TV channels operated by commercial broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland as part of its video-on-demand service (VOD).
STORY UPDATED. German cable operators have to equally treat the operators of comparable TV channels regarding carriage fees – even if channels hold must carry status or a prominent market position.
German cable operator Unitymedia has commenced offering its customers selected programmes from commercial TV channels RTL and VOX as part of its video-on-demand (VOD) service TV Archive.
RTL-owned Dutch VOD service Videoland said it has grown its subscriber base with 200% during 2015, without giving an actual number of paying subscribers.