The distribution of Travel Channel, Food Network and Fine Living in Russia will come under the control of Media Alliance, an 80/20 joint venture between National Media Group (NMG) and Discovery.
The BBC and Channel 4 are reportedly interested in a joint bid for UKTV, the channel provider that runs Dave, Gold and Watch.
The Polish broadcaster TVN has sold its shopping channel Mango Media, the operator of the teleshopping channel Mango 24 to Studio Moderna Polska for an undisclosed fee.
The Scripps Networks Interactive Polish broadcaster TVN is to make a number of changes to its managerial structure.
The Scripps Networks Interactive lifestyle channel HGTV has moved a step closer to being launched in Poland.
The Ukrainian Council of Television and Radio Broadcasting (Rada) has added two Polish channels to the list of foreign services allowed in the country.
UPC Hungary has added the Scripps Networks UK & EMEA channels Food Network HD and Fine Living HD to its line-up.
Scripps Networks Interactive has promoted Simone Nardi to managing director, finance and opperations for Scripps Networks’ international division.
Scripps Networks Interactive has signed a strategic agreement to expand and migrate its North American distribution platform to a pair of SES satellites at the centre of the North American orbital arc.
Scripps Networks may make further acquisitions such as Poland’s TVN in the future.