SFR hits Altice results but US turns in strong performance


Altice Group second quarter financials were pulled down by continued subscriber, revenue and earnings losses at French unit SFR, despite a solid performance elsewhere, including… Read more

SFR unveils plans for extensive raft of TV services

Michel Combes

Altice-owned SFR has confirmed plans to launch new TV services following the news that owner Altice is to fold all its media assets into the… Read more

Management buyout for SintecMedia


Broadcast management software specialist SintecMedia’s management team and Francisco Partners, a global technology-focused private equity firm, have acquired SintecMedia from its existing shareholders, including Riverwood… Read more

Spacecom teams with Encompass for new distribution platform


Israel-based satellite operator Spacecom has teamed up with technology company Encompass Digital Media to create a joint new European TV distribution platform. The joint service… Read more

CBS, Showtime get a big Yes in Israel


Israeli pay TV platform Yes has inked a new volume deal with CBS that gives it a range of programming from the studio and from… Read more

RTL International goes live

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RTL Group’s new entertainment channel aimed at German speakers and ex-pats around the world has launched in Canada, Southern Africa, Australia, Israel and Georgia. RTL… Read more

Spacecom’s Amos-5 satellite still lost in space


Spacecom is still trying to re-establish contact with Amos-5 after losing “all communications and signals” with the satellite over the weekend. A spokesperson for the… Read more

Globecast chooses NovelSat S3 for live events

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Media services provider Globecast has chosen Israel-based NovelSat’s satellite modulation technology for global distribution of some of the major events that its outside broadcast units… Read more

CNN International to launch via Cellcom in Israel

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Turner International-owned news network, CNN International, is launching in HD on Israeli operator Cellcom TV’s OTT service from this month. Announcing the deal, CNNI said… Read more

Joiz teams up with RR Media

Alexander Mazzara

Media services provider RR Media has teamed up with Switzerland-based channel provider and community-based marketing platform provider Joiz to offer a range of user engagement… Read more