Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor TV will start offer its service, hitherto available only via a dish, over the internet from the beginning of next month.
The Russian broadcaster CTC Media will launch a new children’s channel on July 6.
Russia’s National Media Group (NMG) and CTC Media have announced the creation of a new single online platform.
Rostelecom and National Media Group (NMG) have entered into a new 50/50 joint pay-TV venture.
The Russian OTT platform ivi has suspended the streamed channel offer it added to its service late last month.
Russia’s pay-TV market will be worth over R110 billion (€1.52 billion) by 2020, with additional services being an increasingly important source of revenue to operators.
The Russian telco MTS, working with Huawei, will create a single multimedia platform for all its TV services by the end of 2019.
Russia’s pay-TV market grew by only 2.5% in 2017, with the number of homes receiving services at year’s end amounting to 41.9 million.
Russia’s leading OTT platform ivi will add streamed TV channels to its offer in the next few days.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor TV has added the channel Ultra HD Cinema to its offer.