Turkcell has chosen Metrological to deliver the integrated Turkcell TV App Store, available to all Turkcell TV+ subscribers.
Ginx Esports TV will launch on Turkcell’s TV brand name “TV+” on Wednesday, November 28.
German international broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) has reached an agreement with Turkish telco Turkcell for the distribution of its English and German language TV programmes on Turkcell TV Plus.
Alfa Group has entered into a partnership with VTB Group in order to jointly invest in Turkcell.
SPI International has launched its Funbox 4K/UHD channel, along with five HD services, on Turkey’s Turkcell.
An arbitration tribunal in London has dismissed claims against LetterOne (L1), Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman’s international investment company, by Turkey’s Çukurova and Ziraat.
TeliaSonera is to increase the focus on its Regions Europe and Sweden operations. At the same time, it has decided to reduce its presence in the Region Eurasia operation and over time leave the region.
Turkcell’s platform Turkcell TV+ gained 40,000 subscribers in Q1 to reach around 100,000 in the first six months since its launch as an expanded service.
Alfa Telecom has made an offer of $2.8 billion to buy back a 13.8% stake in Turkcell.
The battle for control of Turkcell appears to be almost over, with the two shareholders – Turkey’s Çukurova Holding and Russia’s Alfa – finally reaching an agreement in a long-running legal dispute.