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Netflix to run French service from Luxembourg

Wednesday 2 April 2014 | 09:39 CET | News
US subscription VoD service Netflix has confirmed that it will has chosen Luxembourg over France to open the office that will house its future French service, set to launch this autumn. Les Echos reports that Netflix will be located at 13-15 Avenue de la Liberte. Netflix told French culture minister Aurelie Filippetti and broadcast regulator CSA chairman Olivier Schrameck during the last week of March that they were not concerned by France's tax regime but by its regulations. VoD obligations are especially strict in France and cover buying French productions for operators with EUR 10 million

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Companies: Bouygues Telecom / CSA / Free / Netflix / Orange Business France / SFR
Countries: France / Luxembourg
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