Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has acquired a FTA DTT frequency in Italy from Scripps Networks Interactive in order to launch a local version of its Spike TV network.
Poland is set to introduce a 15% foreign ownership limit on media companies in a move that could have far-reaching consequences for TVN, the national commercial broadcaster backed by Scripps Networks Interactive.
Discovery Communications is to acquire Scripps Networks Interactive in a cash-and-stock transaction worth $14.6 billion, or $90 per share, based on Discovery’s Friday, July 21 closing price.
Scripps Networks Interactive’s digital division Scripps Lifestyle Studios has launched a global division.
Viacom is willing to make an all-cash offer to acquire Scripps Networks Interactive, according to a report by Reuters.
Discovery Communications is in talks to buy Scripps Networks Interactive, according to a report by Reuters.
The Polish national commercial broadcaster TVN has under protest paid outstanding tax of PLN110 million (€26 million) related to its sale of the DTH platform n in 2012.
The Belarusian incumbent Beltelecom has added two Scripps Networks Interactive channels to the line-up of its Zala IPTV service.
Poland’s TVN remains a star performer in Scripps Networks Interactive’s portfolio.
The Scripps Networks Interactive-owned Polish media group TVN has announced changes in executive positions at its subsidiary TVN Media.