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Netflix Nordic market share lags local streaming firms, productions move from crime to comedy

Published 20 May 2019 12:45 CET | Scandinavia

Netflix's share of the Nordic market for SVoD services lags behind its share elsewhere in Europe, according to research from consultancy Ampere Analysis. At the same time, ...

Northern Waves TV Conference takes place in Oslo on 23 May

Published 14 May 2019 12:07 CET | Norway, Scandinavia

Scandinavian streaming television products provider Norigin Media said it is the presenting sponsor of the Northern Waves TV Conference on 23 May in Oslo. Topics include ...

NENT announces animated children's original production 'Fixi in Playland'

Published 13 May 2019 12:06 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) has announced an original production called 'Fixi in Playland', a children's series that mixes animation with virtual reality (VR). The Fixi ...

NENT shows Joshua vs Ruiz boxing match live on Viaplay on pay-per-view basis

Published 09 May 2019 12:50 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) said it will provide exclusive Nordic coverage of the heavyweight boxing fight between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz on 01 June. The ...

NENT Q1 sales lifted by strong rise in Viaplay subscribers, higher studios scripted output volumes

Published 07 May 2019 11:03 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden

Nordic Entertainment (NENT) said its debut quarterly report as a separately listed company saw organic sales up 6 percent, segmental operating income up 11 percent and the ...

NENT takes minority stake in new US young adult drama producer Picturestart

Published 03 May 2019 12:32 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden, United States

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it has bought a minority stake in new US production company Picturestart, alongside what it calls high profile industry partners. ...

Telenor's results drift lower in Q1, maintains outlook for modest FY growth

Published 30 Apr 2019 09:02 CET | Asia, Scandinavia

Telenor reported a small increase in revenues in the first quarter, while underlying service revenue growth was flat and EBITDA lower due to continued weakness in Thailand ...

NENT signs exclusive Nordic rights to show W Series women's motor racing championships

Published 29 Apr 2019 12:01 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it has secured the exclusive Nordic media rights to W Series, the world's first all-women motor racing championship. Every race from ...

Eltel communication division lifts Q1 operative EBITA to EUR 4.5 mln from EUR 1.1 mln

Published 26 Apr 2019 22:48 CET | Scandinavia

Stockholm-listed infrastructure equipment provider Eltel reported a slight dip in first quarter net sales at its Communication division to EUR 161.4 million from EUR 162.3 ...

Telia sees drop in underlying Q1 results after 'soft start' to 2019

Published 25 Apr 2019 09:20 CET | Scandinavia

Telia reported a "soft start" to 2019 with a decline in underlying results. Organic revenues fell 3 percent, hurt by declines in the legacy Swedish business, falling mobile ...

NENT extends exclusive Nordic rights to The Open until 2024

Published 24 Apr 2019 12:29 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it has extended the exclusive Nordic rights to The Open golf championship until the end of 2024. It will show every hole live on its ...

Telia signs deal with IMG to show Strive Sport TV in Sweden, Norway and Denmark

Published 15 Apr 2019 12:23 CET | Scandinavia

Telia Company said it has signed an agreement with Strive Sport TV to air the new newly launched linear television channel in Sweden, Norway and Denmark. Strive Sport TV will ...

Telenor names Moen to replace Karhus as CEO of Canal Digital and Telenor Broadcast

Published 12 Apr 2019 14:54 CET | Norway, Scandinavia

Telenor said that it has appointed Bjorn Ivar Moen as the new CEO of Canal Digital and Telenor Broadcast with effect from 01 June. Moen has been working at Telenor since 2000 ...

NENT signs 5-year FIS winter sports competition rights deal with Infront

Published 11 Apr 2019 13:19 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it has acquired the exclusive Nordic media rights to a comprehensive range of winter sports competitions from Infront Sports & Media. ...

Eltel mulls sale of Polish and German operations to focus on Nordic market and reach 5% EBITA margin

Published 04 Apr 2019 12:25 CET | Germany, Poland, Scandinavia

Stockholm-listed network infrastructure provider Eltel said it is evaluating its operations in Poland and Germany, including a potential divestment, in line with the new ...

Apple TV Plus could gain foothold in Nordic region thanks to strong Apple TV take-up - report

Published 03 Apr 2019 13:23 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden

Swedish consultancy Mediavision speculates that Apple will have a greater impact on the video streaming market of the Nordic region than it has on music streaming or payments ...

NORDUnet agrees new network sharing model with Nordic NRENs

Published 02 Apr 2019 13:00 CET | Scandinavia

NORDUnet said that it and the Nordic national research and education networks (NRENs) have agreed to a major redesign and upgrade of the NORDUnet backbone in Europe and the ...

NENT appoints Gave as head of Viafree, extends mandatory log-in

Published 02 Apr 2019 12:31 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it has appointed Cecilia Gave as SVP and group head of Viafree, its pan-Nordic, advertising-funded streaming service. Gave joined the ...

Netflix scores higher Nordic NPS than average SVoD streaming services

Published 28 Mar 2019 12:07 CET | Scandinavia

Nordic viewers are more satisfied with their streaming subscriptions than with traditional pay TV, but there are significant differences between operators, according to ...

NetNordic says ex-TDC executives Lonning and Heilborn join board of directors

Published 27 Mar 2019 12:15 CET | Scandinavia

Scandinavian systems integrator NetNordic has welcomed Marina Lonning, formerly head of TDC's business division, to its board. Erik Heilborn has joined the board too, it ...

Telia Company launches crowd movement insights service to boost city life

Published 26 Mar 2019 11:14 CET | Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Scandinavia

Telia Company is launching City Vitality Insights (CVI), a new subscription-based service meant to help cities across the Nordic and Baltics to improve the urban experience ...

MTG's sale of Nova to Advance Media Group receives regulatory approval

Published 25 Mar 2019 08:11 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden

The acquisition transaction under which Modern Times Group (MTG) sold its 95 percent shareholding in Bulgaria's Nova Broadcasting to Advance Media Group received regulatory ...

Telia says 93% of Nordic, Baltic energy consumption in 2018 came from renewable sources

Published 21 Mar 2019 12:03 CET | Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Scandinavia

Telia Company said in its combined annual and sustainability report for 2018 that 93 percent of all the electricity consumption at its Nordic and Baltic operations came from ...

Global VoD providers have 39% of Nordic subscriptions vs 72% in rest of Europe

Published 21 Mar 2019 10:54 CET | Scandinavia

Domestic video providers have a relatively large share of the Nordic market compared with the rest of Europe, according to consultancy Mediavision. It said Netflix and Amazon ...

Cloudreach plans to open office in Stockholm to serve Nordic region

Published 19 Mar 2019 13:21 CET | Scandinavia, Sweden

Cloudreach said it plans to establish a base in Stockholm to serve the Nordic region, where the company says it already has "high-profile" clients and where there is "a ...

 

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