Israeli DTH provider Yes is facing a class action over a clause in its contracts that allows subscribers to freeze their subscriptions for a 30-day period.
Israel’s Council for Cable TV and Satellite Broadcasting has temporarily removed its freeze on price increases by pay-TV platforms until the ministry of communications established a policy on the matter.
Israeli DTH company Yes has been accused of charging customers for VOD transactions without their customers consent.
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.