Ukraine’s Sixth Administrative Court of Appeal has upheld the final decision in the case concerning the rebroadcasting of Russian TV channels in the country.
Russia’s leading OTT service ivi saw its revenues grow by 62% in 2018.
Russia faces a number of obstacles ahead of the switch off of analogue TV services, which will begin in earnest on February 11.
The Russian DTH operator Tricolor TV has launched a proprietary film comedy channel.
Flix Snip has partnered with Russia’s Rostelecom to launch the premium, curated short form content service in the country.
The OTT service Kartina TV has for the second time failed to launch in Russia.
The Latvian incumbent Lattelecom has stopped retransmitting the channel Rossiya RTR on its Helio interactive TV and Helio terrestrial TV services.
Latvia’s National Electronic Media Council (NEPLP) has imposed a three-month ban on the retransmission of Russian channel Rossiya RTR.
The Russian Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (RTR) has entered into a partnership with Bulgaria’s Vivacom.
The Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) has issued a warning to First Baltic Channel Lietuva for violating the country’s Law on Public Information.