The chair of Israel’s Council for Cable TV and Satellite Broadcasting is to ask the chair of the Antitrust Authority to examine the timing of recent price rises.
Israeli satellite platform Yes has joined MoCA as an associate member.
Israel’s government has given the go-ahead for Bezeq to take control of the satellite platform Yes.
Bezeq takes control of Yes Bezeq is to purchase the outstanding 50.22% of Israeli satellite platform Yes from partner Eurocom.
Israeli satellite platform Yes has delivered a second quarter increase in revenues and subscriber numbers.
The Modern Times Group (MTG) channel TV1000 Russian Kino has been launched in Israel on the DTH platform yes. As a result, MTG’s global footprint has been increased to 38 countries.
The Israeli competition authority has given is approval to the merger of satellite platform YES with fixed line provider Bezeq, but with conditions.
The Israeli DTH platform yes has opted for the Viaccess-Orca COMPASS content discovery platform to support its new yes GO TV Everywhere service.
The Israeli DTH platform yes has announced plans for what will be the country’s first pay OTT TV service.
A controversial plan allowing the Israeli cable operator Hot and DTH platform Yes to operate their own news channels has been shelved.