0
Broadband

Norwegian film, TV producers want broadband levy

Thursday 4 September 2014 | 12:08 CET | News
The Norwegian film and television association Produsentforeningen has proposed that broadband providers should pay a fee to benefit domestic productions, according to Filtermagasin.no. Danish producers made a similar suggestion a few months ago, it said.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Countries: Norway
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Norwegian govt proposes new media funding council

Published 03 Dec 2019 13:39 CET | Norway
The Norwegian Ministry of Culture is running a consultation concerning recommendations for media support with a deadline for ...

Norwegian film 'The Wave' is 5th most popular at Altibox

Published 11 Jan 2017 12:54 CET | Norway
Lyse said that customers bought or rented 160,000 titles from the Altibox digital film kiosk in the three weeks before Christmas ...

Get sponsors Nordic TV production conference

Published 28 Sep 2016 12:44 CET | Norway
Norwegian fixed line provider Get, which belongs to TDC of Denmark, said it is the main sponsor of this year's 'Nordiske ...

Norway's TV 2 seeks state subsidies for domestic content

Published 08 Aug 2016 12:03 CET | Norway
Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV 2, which belongs to Danish company Egmont, is seeking state support to continue the general ...

Swedish TV revenue rises 2.4% in 2015 with 15% from web-TV

Published 25 May 2016 12:38 CET | Sweden
Swedish television market revenue rose by 2.4 percent to SEK 21.5 billion in 2015, according to consultancy Mediavision's annual ...

Tidal installs app in Canal Digital Kabel-TV receiver

Published 04 Apr 2016 12:02 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said its Canal Digital Kabel-TV (CDK) unit has signed an agreement with Tidal to provide half a million Norwegians ...

Viaplay signs up Keanu Reeves for own 'Swedish Dicks' output

Published 14 Mar 2016 11:42 CET | Sweden
Modern Times Group's streaming arm, Viaplay, said that 'Matrix' star Keanu Reeves will take part in its first original series, ...

Operators look at securing Norwegian audio-visual content

Published 27 Nov 2015 13:36 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway said a report on new business models for the country's audio-visual industry has been handed to the government. It ...

Tele5 receives penalty for insufficient European content

Published 01 Apr 2015 09:17 CET | Poland
Polish broadcasting council KRRiT has imposed a penalty of PLN 15,000 on the company Mediasat, broadcaster of the channel Tele5, ...

Netflix backs Danish comedy-drama serial 'Rita'

Published 12 Jan 2015 12:03 CET | Denmark
Netflix said it will start offering every season of Danish television serial 'Rita' to its members throughout Europe, the US, ...

Altibox launches new TV portal

Published 24 Oct 2014 11:54 CET | Norway
Norwegian cable provider Altibox said it has launched a new television portal designed to make it easier to navigate. It said it ...

ESA approves Norwegian broadband subsidies

Published 12 Jun 2014 12:29 CET | Norway
The EFTA Surveillance Authority (ESA) said it has approved a nationwide state aid scheme to roll out broadband infrastructure in ...

Swedish TV production may be hit by rise of web TV - study

Published 11 Jun 2014 13:06 CET | Sweden
Online television is expanding in Sweden at the expense of traditional TV, which could affect everyone in the supply chain from ...

Norway PT questions wording in EU net neutrality rules

Published 04 Apr 2014 13:06 CET | Europe
The Norwegian Post and Telecommunications Authority (PT) said it congratulates Europe on taking step in the right direction ...

Telenor's Netflix deal raises net neutrality fears - report

Published 10 Mar 2014 12:54 CET | Norway
Telenor Norway has signed an agreement with Netflix, filtermagasin.no reported on its website, citing business daily Dagens ...