Poland’s National Broadcasting Council (KRRiT) has received a total of 24 bids from over 10 companies for four channels on the upcoming eighth multiplex (MUX-8).
Scripps Networks UK & EMEA is moving to MPEG-4 compression in Poland ahead of the launch of Polsat Food Network HD and Travel Channel HD on Cyfrowy Polsat on October 1.
Scripps Networks Interactive has completed the acquisition of a 52.7% stake in the Polish national commercial broadcaster TVN from ITI and Canal+ Group.
The Scripps Networks Interactive channel Polsat Food Network HD has launched on UPC Polska.
Food Network has launched on UPC Romania and is being distributed in the cable operator’s Maxim package.
Scripps Networks Interactive will attempt to become the sole owner of the Polish national commercial broadcaster TVN once its acquisition of a 52.7% stake is completed.
Scripps Networks UK & EMEA has extended its agreement with the M7 Group platform for the European distribution of Travel Channel HD, Food Network and Fine Living.
Scripps Networks Interactive is to acquire a controlling interest of around 52.7% in the Polish national commercial broadcaster TVN from Canal+ and ITI Group for €584 million in cash.
Scripps Networks Interactive has emerged as the surprise favourite to buy a majority stake in TVN, Poland’s second largest commercial broadcaster.
Travel Channel is now available to Magyar Telekom’s Telekom TV digital subscribers in Hungary.