The Russian DTH platform operator Orion has made its Play Out service available to foreign broadcasters.
Art Pictures Distribution (APD) has concluded what is probably the largest ever set of agreements between Russia’s TV industry and Hollywood majors.
Three channels operated by Viacom have had their status radically changed in Russia.
Vasyl Latsanych has been appointed the CEO of Veon’s operations in Russia, PJSC VimpelCom (Beeline), effective January 10, 2018.
The Russian OTT service Ivi has been awarded R12.1 million (€174,000) by the Moscow Arbitration Court in a case involving the film distribution company Paradis.
The Russian cable operator ER Telecom has closed the acquisition of Columbia Telecom for an undisclosed fee.
The Russian Orthodox-oriented channel Tsargrad will cease TV broadcasting and become an internet-only service on December 1.
Russia’s leading OTT players had revenues in the first nine months of this year that already exceeded those for the whole of 2016.
The Russian TV channel TNT will stop showing foreign movies from next week.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has added the Ultra HD channel Festival 4K to its offer.