Viaacom International Media Networks’ (VIMN) has announced the launch of a new MTV Play mobile app in the Netherlands and Belgium.
The Polish internet platform Videostar has added 11 channels from Viacom International Media Networks to its offer.
US media company Viacom has commenced offering the German-language version of MTV as a free-of-charge live-stream on the internet.
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has promoted James Currell to head its pan-regional operations managed out of the UK.
Viacom has taken a minority stake in the Israeli channels provider Ananey Communications Group.
Viacom’s board of directors has ruled out a potential merger with CBS following receipt of National Amusements’ letter and request, and dissolved the special committee that was formed to evaluate a potential transaction.
German broadcast group Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has acquired the video-on-demand (VOD) rights of six series from US media company Viacom for its video portal Clipfish.
Robert Bakish has been appointed acting president and CEO of Viacom, effective November 15.
Virgin Media customers are going to be the first to access the new Play apps released by Viacom for its MTV, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr and Comedy Centra channels.
On Monday, August 1, MTV will turn VH1 Claasic into MTV Classic, on the occasion of the broadcaster’s 35th birthday.