German media company Axel Springer will launch a TV spin-off channel of its tabloid newspaper BILD ahead of the federal election in September 2021.
Frank Hoffmann will become the new TV managing director of WeltN24 on September 1, 2020.
Streaming provider Zattoo has added commercial TV channels VOXup, Home & Garden TV (HGTV) and N24 Doku to its line-up in Germany.
ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery have launched their joint German streaming platform Joyn, offering 55 TV channels as free live-streams.
7TV, the joint German streaming platform operated by ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery, has added sports channel Sport1, news channel WELT (formerly N24) and documentary channel N24 Doku to its line-up.
According to the German media authorities, cable operator Tele Columbus treats commercial free-to-air TV broadcasters unequally,
Documentaries instead of news: German commercial broadcaster N24 will change its TV offer for viewers in Austria.
German news channel N24 will become WELT (translated “World”) on January 18, 2018.
German media company Axel Springer will change the name of its TV news channel N24 into WELT (translated “World”).