The Ukrainian regulator National Council has appealed to manufacturers and suppliers of TV sets, media players, smartphones and other devices to no longer source them from Russia.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor has signed a long-term agreement with the international content producer New Regency.
Russia’s leading OTT service ivi has postponed an IPO due to be held in the US this quarter indefinitely.
Russia’s three leading telecom operators have failed to have their OTT services included in a ‘pre-installed’ list on foreign produced smart TVs and smartphones.
The Russian telco ER Telecom has announced a new ownership structure.
Russia’s MTS Media has begun test broadcasting two proprietary channels.
Russia’s State Duma is considering a new bill that will prohibit foreigners owning more than 20% of OTT services with a Russian audience of more than 50%.
The Russian State Duma has adopted at its first reading amendments to the law “On Communications”.
The Moldovan parliament has approved in the first reading amendments to the country’s Television and Radio Broadcasting Code.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has compiled a register of audiovisual services (AVS) primarily targeted at a Russian audience and with daily traffic of over 100,000.