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Cantv deploys over 9,400 satellite aerials across Venezuel

20 Dec 2014 15:11 CET | Venezuela

Venezuelan state-run telecoms operator Cantv has already deployed over 9,400 satellite aerials for the provision of communications services through the country's Simon ...

FCC proposes to modernise MVPD definition

19 Dec 2014 23:08 CET | United States

The Federal Communications Commission has adopted a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that asks for comment on how to modernise the definition of a multichannel video programming ...

Fox TV Everywhere content launches on DirecTV

19 Dec 2014 22:33 CET | United States

Fox Networks and DirecTV have announced that DirecTV's more than 20 million customers now have access to Fox Now, FXNow and Nat Geo TV apps, the networks' TV Everywhere ...

Afsca orders pay-TV operators to add two channels

19 Dec 2014 21:30 CET | Argentina

Argentine audiovisual regulator Afsca ordered local pay-TV operators to add state-owned sports channel DeporTV and Construir TV to its line-ups, NexTV Latam reports. DeporTV ...

Vudu shuts down Mexican operation

19 Dec 2014 21:09 CET | Mexico

Walmat will no longer offer its OTT service Vudu in the Mexican market from 1 February 2015, El Economista reports. Walmart decided to shut down its OTT in Mexico to focus on ...

Comtech receives USD 1.1 mln contract for HPAs

19 Dec 2014 17:29 CET | Latin America

Comtech Telecommunications has announced that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, has been awarded a contract for USD 1.1 million from a ...

Journal Broadcast Group, Dish enter retransmission deal

19 Dec 2014 16:55 CET | United States

Journal Broadcast Group has reached a new retransmission consent agreement for carriage of Journal stations by Dish Network in all of Journal's markets: Milwaukee (WTMJ); ...

BT Sport adds 5 Premier League matches

19 Dec 2014 13:59 CET | United Kingdom

BT Sport has announced a line-up of five Barclays Premier League football matches in February and the start of March, as well as exclusively live FA Cup matches from the ...

Sky adds 10 Premier League live matches

19 Dec 2014 13:52 CET | United Kingdom

Sky has added 10 live Barclays Premier League football games from early February 2015, taking the total number of live games by March to 37. Newly announced games include ...

ATVOD appoints Channel 5's Tatam as board member

19 Dec 2014 13:37 CET | United Kingdom

The UK Authority for Television on Demand (ATVOD) has appointed James Tatam, Channel 5's digital media director, as a non-independent board member and director. Tatam who ...

Tele Columbus, ProSiebenSat.1 offer free HD channels

19 Dec 2014 12:43 CET | Germany

German cable operator Tele Columbus and media group ProSiebenSat.1 offer free access to four HDTV channels between 24 and 26 December. Tele Columbus subscribers with a ...

Via Sat Brasil sues Eutelsat over contract end

19 Dec 2014 12:39 CET | Brazil

Brazilian satellite broadband operator Via Sat Brasil and Eutelsat have cancelled a contract for the use of Ka-band capacity on the Eutelsat 3B satellite, reports Teletime. ...

Kabel Deutschland launches 3 new apps

19 Dec 2014 11:34 CET | Germany

German cable network operator Kabel Deutschland has launched three new apps for tablets and smartphones. With the TV Manager app customers can programme their digital HD ...

UKE extends consultation on MUX-8

19 Dec 2014 11:16 CET | Poland

Polish regulator UKE has extended the consultation period regarding the tender for the eighth multiplex MUX-8 until 09 January 2015. The tender is for licences for TV ...

RTL delays launch of separate RTL Z channel

19 Dec 2014 11:10 CET | Netherlands

RTL has delayed the launch of its business channel RTL Z as an independent, 24-hour channel, the Volkskrant reports. Originally the launch was planned for Q1 2015, but this ...

Ofcom consults on Sky Sports wholesale requirement

19 Dec 2014 10:57 CET | United Kingdom

UK communications regulator Ofcom has opened a consultation until 27 February 2015 to determine whether regulation requiring pay TV operator Sky to offer its Sky Sports 1 and ...

Dutch cable operators reach preliminary agreement with Lira

19 Dec 2014 10:50 CET | Netherlands

Dutch cable operators and the Lira association have reached a preliminary agreement on payments by the operators to compensate screenwriters. Ziggo, UPC and Delta were ...

ProSieben cleared to broadcast regional adverts

19 Dec 2014 10:42 CET | Germany

The German Federal Administrative Court ruled on 17 December that ProSieben is permitted to broadcast tailor-made adverts for individual regions. In its judgment, the Court ...

Headends from Rohde&Schwarz used in DVB-T2 pilot project

19 Dec 2014 10:13 CET | Germany

Rohde & Schwarz is participating in the network operator Media Broadcast's DVB-T2 pilot project launched in the fall of 2014 in the Berlin region with its R&S AVHE100 headend ...

Canal+ acquires digital TV frequencies in Congo

19 Dec 2014 08:38 CET | Congo

French broadcaster Canal+ has been allocated two frequencies by the Congo Brazzaville government to broadcast digital TV. The first is in the capital Brazzaville and the ...

Blizoo offers new TV programmes during Xmas

19 Dec 2014 08:33 CET | Bulgaria

Bulgarian operator Blizoo launched a promotion whereby it offers more movies, music and entertainment in December via 4 HD and 2 SD channels. All Bulgarian connoisseurs of ...

Uruguay Senate approves media law

18 Dec 2014 20:10 CET | Uruguay

Uruguay's Senate has approved a bill which will rintroduce new regulations for media companies in the country. The draft bill will now be debated by the Lower House on 22 ...

iON TV platform reaches 15 active clients in Brazil

18 Dec 2014 19:52 CET | Brazil

Unotel's wholesale pay-TV platform iON TV has reached active 15 clients, Telesintese reports. According to the report, iON TV already has 142 partners across the country. ...

DirecTV secures FIFA rights in the Caribbean

18 Dec 2014 19:28 CET | Caribbean

DirecTV has acquired the exclusive Caribbean media rights to FIFA events across all platforms from 2015 through 2022, which includes the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015, the ...

Cisneros Media appoints new Pay-TV channels SVP

18 Dec 2014 19:15 CET | Latin America

Cisneros Media, a producer of Spanish-language content in the Americas, as well as the owner and operator of pay-TV channels in the region, has appointed Cosme Lopez as the ...


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Netherlands  |  2014 Q3