Sky Italia has emerged as the major winner after Italy’s re-run Serie A auction.
Sky Italia has announced a series of new appointments in its sales and marketing division.
Mediapro’s tender for rights to Italian Serie A football has been suspended, following an intervention by Sky.
Five cinema and 4 TV series channels from Mediaset Premium are to be made available on Sky in Italy at no additional cost.
German pay-TV Broadcaster Sky Deutschland will bundle the areas of sports and advertising sales in future.
Italy’s Serie A League has sold its 2018-21 television rights to Spanish media enterprise Mediapro for €1,050,001,000.
Ginx Esports TV has concluded a channel carriage deal with Sky Italia which will see Ginx Esports TV available to Italian veiwers.
Sky is taking a £4.5 million equity stake in video compression provider V-Nova.
Sky has secured the exclusive rights to the UEFA Champions League and Europa League in Italy, freezing out rival Mediaset.
Journalists at the all-news channel Sky TG 24 voted to strike for 24 hours in protest against 200 redundancies and the transfer of 310 employees from Cagliari to Rome and Milan.