KPN and NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) are launching DreamWorks, a 24-hour HD channel for children, in the Netherlands.
The Dutch OTT service from the public broadcasters NPO Start is now available for Android TV.
Following several months of beta-testing, Dutch cabler VodafoneZiggo has now launched the new cloud-based Mediabox Next, and is dropping the ‘old’ Horizon set-top box, which is called Mediabox XL in the Netherlands.
Dutch Just Media Group has launched just4kids.tv, a streaming OTT service for children.
ShortsTV has launched its linear TV channel on both T-Mobile and Caiway in the Netherlands, further extending its distribution in the country.
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.
Dutch IPTV and DTT provide KPN has signed a last-minute deal to continue carrying the Fox channels and Disney Channel.
The merger between Vodafone and Liberty Global Dutch, the parent company of Ziggo, does not conflict with the rules for the internal market, according to a ruling by the European Court of Justice.
Red Bee Media has been contracted to deliver Managed OTT services for live tv & video-on-demand platform NLZiet in the Netherlands, after successfully completing a proof of concept with live streams of the UEFA Champions League in May 2019.
Dutch cable and internet service providers Delta and Caiway are to provide TV services from these brands on a shared platform, integrated via AminoTV and Stoneroos OTT Now!.