RTL Group and Talpa Network to create a strong Dutch cross-media group to compete with global tech platforms by merging RTL Nederland and John de Mol’s Talpa Network.
Jeroen Bronselaer named new CEO of SBS
Telenet has announced Jeroen Bronselaer is to take over as chief executive officer of its channels group SBS.
NLZiet comes to Sony Playstation 4
NLZiet, the joint online video platform of NPO, RTL and SBS, has released its PlayStation 4 app.
Rohde & Schwarz facilitates Australian DVB-T2 trial
German technology company Rohde & Schwarz provided the infrastructure for the recent DVB-T2 trial in Australia.
NLZiet adds live streaming video
The Dutch OTT platform NLziet has added live streaming channels from both private and public broadcasters to its premium on-demand service.
First ATSC 3.0 DTT network launches in South Korea
Broadcasters Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS), Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) and Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) have launched the world’s first terrestrial ATSC 3.0 broadcast network in South Korea for free Ultra […]
OTT platform NLziet adds live streaming channels
The Dutch OTT platform NLziet is adding live streaming channels from both private and public broadcasters to its premium on-demand service.
Regulator clears John de Mol’s SBS take-over
Dutch competition authority Autoriteit Consument & Markt (ACM) has cleared the take-over of SBS Broadcasting by John de Mol’s Talpa.
Talpa takes control of SBS Broadcasting
John de Mol’s Talpa Holding has acquired a 67% stake in SBS broadcasting from the Finnish company Sanoma.
8.7m Dutch watch online TV
In 2016, 56.2% of all Dutch viewers watched a programme online from one of the main broadcasters, NPO, RTL and SBS, totaling 8.752 million viewers.