The Russian station TNT had revenues of R16.9 billion (€270.8 million) in 2014, making it one of the best performing broadcasters in the country in terms of growth.
Benjamin Pirker will become the new distribution director for Germany, Austria, Switzerland & Benelux at Turner Broadcasting System on February 1, 2015.
Eurosport France has terminated its distribution on the French pay-TV DTT network on January 21, 2015 following green light by media authority CSA to hand back its DTT slot.
The French language version of international news channel France 24 will become available on DTT in Paris on September 24.
The French media authority CSA has said that it is in favour of a pilot by the HD Forum to carry out Ultra HD (4K) test transmissions on digital terrestrial.
French private broadcasters TF1 and M6 are closing down their digital terrestrial low-pay channel TF6 at the end of the year.
Turner Broadcasting Systems has decided to pull TNT Benelux from the Dutch language market in Holland and Belgium.
US cable nets TBS and TNT are about to become the first national US entertainment networks in the industry to stream on-air content live across multiple platforms 24/7.
The six new French terrestrial HD channels will expand their coverage on March 26, when they will launch in the Pays de la Loire and in Bretagne.
Dutch IPTV provider KPN has signed an exclusive distribution deal with Turner Broadcasting for its TNT Benelux channel.