The Russian DTH operator Orion has entered into a cooperation agreement with Media-Content for the broadcasting of the Ultra HD channels Russian Extreme Ultra and Ultra HD Cinema.
Vyacheslav Murugov has been appointed the president of Russia’s NMG Studios.
The Ukrainian regulator National Council has asked Google to prevent the blocking of its satellite TV channel ATR T (TK-Atlant-SV) on YouTube.
Russia’s Orion and Beeline have expanded their TV channel distribution agreement, which dates back to 2011.
Nikita Orlov has been appointed CFO of Russia’s MegaFon.
MTS ended the first quarter with 2,934,000 TV customers in its home market, Russia.
Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) has criticised draft plans for the development of 5G in the country.
TV ad spend in Russia in Q1 was 6% lower than in the corresponding period last year.
Russia’s Channel One has found a new partner for the distribution of its content outside the country.
The Russian cable operator ER-Telecom saw a 3.1% increase in its B2C subscriber total in the year to March 31.