Former Canal+ streaming boss joins Fox

Manuel Alduy

Former Canal+ streaming boss Manuel Alduy has joined Fox and will head up the studio’s French sales and development efforts. As senior VP, sales and… Read more

SFR to air Chelsea v Liverpool match free-to-air on DTT


Altice-owned French service provider SFR’s SFR Sport 1 channel has teamed up with free-to-air digital-terrestrial service Numéro 23 to air a key English Premier League… Read more

Eurochannel launches on ClaroTV in Nicaragua


Eurochannel has struck a deal with ClaroTV in Nicaragua, increasing its distribution in the country. Eurochannel – which broadcasts European cinema, series and music –… Read more

SFR Media names digital chief

Clément Courvoisier

SFR Media, the recently created content arm of Altice-owned French service provider SFR, has named Clément Courvoisier as director of digital activity. Courvoisier will join… Read more

Trace launches three new music channels for Africa

Trace Africa channels

Modern Times Group-owned youth music and lifestyle broadcaster Trace has unveiled plans to launch three new regionally-focused music channels in Africa. The channels are targeted… Read more

Sony launches three channels on Virgin Media

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Sony Pictures Television Networks is to launch three channels on Liberty Global-owned cable operator Virgin Media’s TV service. Sony channels Pop, MovieMix and Movies4Men will… Read more

New Olympics digital platform goes live

Thomas Bach

The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) new digital service has launched online and as an app for Android and iOS devices. The Olympic Channel, which the… Read more

UPC Hungary adds new channels from TV2


Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Hungary has added two new channels to its programming line-up. The operator has added telenovela channel Izaura TV to its… Read more

Volia providing free access to HD channels

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Ukrainian cable operator Volia is providing access to all its HD channels free of charge this week in a move it says is timed to… Read more

Dauman set to exit as Viacom war draws to a close

Philippe Dauman

Philippe Dauman is set to leave his role as CEO of Viacom in exchange for a massive pay-out, ending the war for control of the… Read more