CBS has raised the stakes in its ongoing power struggle with the Redstone family as it tries to prevent a forced merger with Viacom.
Viacom Benelux and European pay TV provider M7 Group have inked an agreement for the further extension of their partnership in the Benelux market.
Viacom and CBS are to explore the possibility of becoming a single business.
The terrestrial licences awarded to three Viacom channels in Russia last month have disappeared from Roskomnadzor’s register.
Viacom-owned Channel 5 secured the largest audience growth of any public service broadcaster in the UK in 2017, gaining 5% to achieve a 6.51% share of all TV viewing.
Three channels operated by Viacom have had their status radically changed in Russia.
OTT platform Zattoo has introduced a recording function in Germany.
The Spanish government has blocked the sale of a 25% stake in Net TV to Viacom.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced a string of deals, covering linear, SVOD and multi platform distribution in Europe and Africa.
Viacom is willing to make an all-cash offer to acquire Scripps Networks Interactive, according to a report by Reuters.