EBU concerned over plans to dismantle Israeli public broadcaster

The European Broadcasting Union has today expressed concern over plans to disband the Israeli Broadcasting Authority and the country’s license fee and said the move… Read more

i24news launches on Swisscom TV

Israel-based international news channel i24news has launched in Switzerland on the Swisscom TV platform.  The new distribution deal saw Swisscom start to air the English… Read more

Fashion TV extends deal with SatLink

Israel-based teleport provider SatLink Communications has extended its deal with Fashion TV for the global playout, content management and distribution of its HD and SD… Read more

Fox channels reshuffles European execs

Fox International Channels has moved several of its senior executives in Europe into new positions following a restructure that has seen it split its business… Read more

IMG uses RRsat for SuperBowl

Sports media specialist IMG has used Israel-based RRsat to distribute coverage of Sunday’s American Football Super Bowl XLVIII to Europe. IMG has the European contract… Read more

Yes Go using Viaccess-Orca recommendation platform

Israeli DTH pay TV provider Yes is using Viaccess-Orca’s Compass content discovery platform to support its Go TV everywhere service. Compass is being used to… Read more

MENA pay TV revenues set to jump 83%

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Pay TV revenues in the Middle East and North Africa are set to climb by more than 83% between 2010 and 2020, according to new… Read more

Israel’s Yes gears up for pay-OTT launch


Israeli satellite TV operator Yes has partnered with pay-OTT platform provider Tvinci to launch a new multi-screen TV service.  Yes GO, announced today, is due to… Read more

Endemol buys into Israeli broadcaster Reshet

Endemol has acquired a 33% stake in Reshet. The investment is part of a wider deal that will see the production and distribution giant and… Read more

Spacecom puts itself up for sale

Spacecom, the Israeli operator of the Amos fleet of satellites, has put itself up for sale, according to a filing with the Tel Aviv Stock… Read more