Russia’s State Duma is set to adopt a new law designed to combat the illegal distribution of TV channels on the internet.
Eurosport has added the exclusive rights for WTA tournaments to its tennis portfolio in Russia.
Russia’s MTS has acquired a 100% stake in United Film Studios, which owns the St Petersburg-based Kinopolis complex, for R2.042 billion (€27.6 million).
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor has stopped broadcasting channels from VGTRK and National Media Group (NMG) on its online platform.
Russia’s leading pay-TV operator Tricolor saw its B2B customer base grow by 36% in the year to June 30.
Russia’s MTS is to create a new structure that will encompass its satellite, IPTV, cable and mobile TV operations.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has taken protective measures in relation to the intellectual property of broadcasters.
Rostelecom has acquired a 100% stake in three companies through its subsidiary Bashinformsyaz to secure full control over the Alliance Telecom Group.
Russia’s State Radio Frequency Commission has allocated a range of frequencies to the cable operator ER Telecom for 5G trials.
Ukraine is to launch a worldwide Russian-language TV channel to strengthen its position in the information war with Russia.