Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor has agreed a major licensing deal with ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group.
Russia’s Gazprom-Media saw its revenues grow by 3% to R98.1 billion (€1.16 billion) in 2019.
The board of directors at Russia’s Gazprom-Media has appointed Alexander Zharov the general director, effective March 24 and for a period of three years.
Russia’s NTV-Plus is making all its services on DTH and OTT platforms available free of charge throughout the country until April 30.
Russia’s Channel One is to create a venture with the mobile operator MTS.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor is making its main channel and film packages available for free to all people who are not its customers during the period of coronavirus quarantine imposed in the country.
Alexander Zharov, currently the head of the Russian regulator Roskomnadzor, is to become the new CEO of Gazprom Media.
Most Russian OTT services have launched new promotions in the light of the coronavirus crisis.
The female-oriented Russian TV channel Domashny has adopted a new programming strategy for 2020.
Russia’s MTS grew its share of the Moscow pay-TV market to 45.5% in 2019.