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Nexstar, Tegna ink new carriage deals with Comcast, Charter, Frontier, Suddenlink

Friday 3 January 2020 | 11:12 CET | News
US broadcasters Nexstar Media Major and Tegna signed new carriage agreements with Comcast at the end of last year, avoiding potential blackouts, Broadcasting & Cable reported, citing sources close the matter. Nexstar also reached new agreements with Charter Communications and Frontier Communications while Tegna inked a new contract with Suddenlink. No financial terms were disclosed but market watchers noted station owners are seeking bigger payments from distributors. The latter meanwhile are losing subscribers due to cord-cutting and competition from streaming.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Charter Communications / Comcast / Frontier Communications / Suddenlink
Countries: United States
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