The Russian cable operator ER-Telecom (Dom.ru) has acquired the telco iHome.
Rostelecom’s board of directors has approved a transaction to buy the remaining 55% of Tele2 Russia the company does not already own.
The Russian incumbent Rostelecom ended the third quarter with 10.3 million TV subscribers, or 2% more than a year earlier.
The State Duma Committee on Information Policy has recommended on its first reading a law on choosing a single content provider of 20 publicly available TV channels for internet sites.
Gazprom-owned Red Media has added a horror channel to its growing portfolio of movie services.
The Russian internet piracy market has not only stopped growing for the first time in five years but actually declined.
Pay-TV revenues in Russia grew by 14.2% to €1.29 billion in 2018.
The content of Gazprom-Media Entertainment TV (GPM RTV) is to be made available in 60 countries.
The Russian DTH operator Orion saw a 47% year-on-year increase in its TV channel distribution revenues in the third quarter.
Apple TV+ will make its debut in Russia on November 1 without local language dubbing.