Russia’s STS Media has announced the appointment of Anton Fedotov as the general producer of its flagship TV channel STS.
The Russian DTH platform operator Orion ended the first quarter with a subscriber base of 3,107,000.
The value of Russia’s online video market grew by 60% to R7.7 billion (€105.3 million) in 2017.
The content of some Russian TV channels is being changed so that they can be shown in Lithuania.
Viasat World has signed an agreement with MGM to increase the content available on ViP Premiere, its movies and series-focused channel aimed at Russia.
The Russian DTH platform NTV-Plus has made its first foray into the international market by officially launching in Georgia.
BBC Studios has signed a number of content sales agreements with leading digital platforms in Russia.
The Russian cable operator ER Telecom has acquired Bryansk Cable Networks (BKS) for an undisclosed fee.
Russia’s Gazprom-Media reduced its net losses from R28.3 billion (€401.2 million) in 2016 to R3.4 billion last year, according to the latest annual report of its main shareholder Gazprombank.
Rambler Group has acquired the Russian OTT service Okko.