The Spanish government is looking to introduce a new media tax which will also hit international players such as Netflix and HBO.
Insight TV has launched its HD channel on the Spanish operator’s Ahí+’s pay-TV sports package.
The tax payable by Spanish telcos to fund the public broadcaster RTVE is again causing controversy.
AMC Networks International Southern Europe and RedRum – the label dedicated to Wild Duck’s fantastic and horror content – join forces to launch Planet Horror.
Short-form content app and VOD service Flix Snip has announced a major distribution partnership with Huawei.
Italy’s Mediaset and Mediaset España Comunicación have proposed their respective shareholders to create a new parent company by means of a cross-border merger of Mediaset and Mediaset España with and into Mediaset Investment N.V. (DutchCo), a wholly-owned direct subsidiary of Mediaset incorporated in the Netherlands.
José Miguel Garcia, Zegona’s proprietary director on the board of Spain’s Euskaltel, has been appointed Euskaltel’s CEO in place of Francisco Arteche.
Telefónica’s Movistar has launched a new OTT service named Movistar+ Lite.
Telefónica Group ended the first quarter with a total of 8.8 million pay-TV customers in the markets it serves, or 3% more than a year earlier.
The number of FTTH lines in Spain exceeded 8.8 million in February, according to the latest data published by the regulator CNMC.