Skyline Communications has announced that TV2 Norway is leveraging the DataMiner multi-vendor network management platform for the management of its Sumo OTT services.
Canal Digital and TV2 have signed a new distribution agreement, six months after the start of the dispute saw the channels pulled from Norway’s cable network.
The Norwegian ministry of culture has ordered executives from TV2 and Canal Digital to hold further talks to restore carriage of one of Norway’s most recognizable brands.
Canal Digital Kabel TV has made a new offer to TV2 over the carriage of the Norwegian commercial network’s thematic channels.
TV2 has signed a new long-term distribution agreement with the cable distributor Get. It means the leading Norwegian commercial broadcaster will continue to be available through the cablenet’s basic cable packages.
Norwegian broadcaster TV 2 has produced the country’s first 3D broadcast with coverage of the European Championship qualifier against Cyprus. The match was available exclusively from Canal Digital on cable and satellite.
MTG’s Viasat Broadcasting has secured the rights to the English Premier League in Sweden, marking a split in the way the rights are allocated.
TV2 had agreed a NKr390 million (€47 million) deal for the rights to the English Premier League in Norway just a month before their sale to the controversial football agent Rune Hauge.
Proposals to raise the amount paid by Norwegian cablenets for commercial channel TV2 by some 1,500% have been ruled illegal by the Cable Dispute Tribunal.