Telia has taken a hit of over three and a half million Swedish Kronar after it agreed to sell its stake in Turkcell.
The European Commission has given its approval to Telia Company’s decision to license standalone OTT rights, in Sweden and Finland, to Discovery Networks.
The EU Monitoring Trustee charged with supervising Telia’s auction of streaming rights for its TV4 channels has told the telco it’s in breach of the terms set by the EU following the acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting.
Com Hem is crying foul over the bundling of rights by Telia in the auction ordered by the European Commission as part of the telco’s acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting.
A predictable war of words has broken out between Telia and Com Hem after TV4 and the C More suite of premium channels were pulled from the cablenet.
The European Commission has opened an ‘in-depth’ investigation into Telia Company’s proposed acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting, amid concerns the merged company might stifle competition in Finland and Sweden.
TV4 is adding its dynamic advertising to Com Hem and Boxer.
Telia has purchased the company behind Sweden’s TV4, C More and the Finnish MTV.
Sweden’s Telia has confirmed local new reports that it is conducting talks to acquire Bonnier Broadcasting. The total price tag for the broadcaster was estimated at around one billion euros.
Sweden’s largest cable operator Com Hem has chosen German multiscreen software company 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) to provide the custom launcher solution for its new Android TV 4K hybrid set-top-box.