Channels

Multi-screening now mainstream, says ad sales bodies’ research

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Using multiple screens at the same time and engaging with social media while watching TV is now mainstream across European markets, according to figures compiled… Read more

Disney pledges to hit quota amid Italian toon row

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Disney Italy will not seek a further year’s exemption to an EU law that dictates European channels must invest 10% of local revenues on local… Read more

Cirkus secures distribution with Norway’s Get

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On-demand service Cirkus, which offers the ‘Best of British’ programming to international markets, has secured a distribution deal with Norwegian cable operator Get. The deal… Read more

Antena channels claim strong growth in Romania

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Romanian broadcaster Intact Media Group, which operates the country’s Antena channels, grew its audience significantly in the first 10 months of the year, recording a… Read more

English Club TV on Du

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Educational channel English Club TV has struck an agreement for distribution with UAE-based service provider Du.  The channel is now available in Du’s basic package… Read more

ProSiebenSat.1 taps Level 3 for additional services

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German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 has chosen CDN provider Level 3 to provide additional content delivery services across its ProSiebenSat.1 Digital, ProSiebenSat.1 Games, ProSiebenSat.1 Produktion and Maxdome… Read more

Viacom launches new French channel

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Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) is launching a new channel for the French market targeted at older girls and young teenagers. The Nickelodeon 4Teen channel,… Read more

New chief for CTC

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Russian broadcaster CTC Media has named Elmira Makhmutova as the new head of the CTC Channel, effective from January 1. Makhmutova, who is currently deputy… Read more

TVN expects strong growth on back of economic progress

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Polish broadcaster TVN has said it expects strong revenue and earnings growth for the next three years on the basis of solid macroeconomic data from… Read more

UK Play launches on PC and YouView

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UK multichannel broadcaster UKTV has launched its UKTV Play on-demand player on PC and the YouView connected TV platform. The service, which launched on iOS… Read more