Canal Digital Cable TV chooses Teleste for HFC upgrade


Norway’s Canal Digital Cable TV has chosen Teleste to provide equipment for its network upgrade programme, involving the upgrade of its HFC network to 1.2GHz.… Read more

Riks TV taps Zenterio for Smartbox II

Norwegian digital-terrestrial pay TV platform Riks TV has chosen TV software provider Zenterio for the rollout of the Smartbox II, a new hybrid set-top-box with… Read more

Eutelsat appoints TDF exec as VP of the UK and Nordics

Julien Seligmann

Eutelsat has appointed the head of TDF’s media services division, Julien Seligmann, as its regional vice president of the UK and Nordics. Seligmann will be… Read more

Conax appoints head of services

Oliver Bernau

TV security specialist Conax has appointed Oliver Bernau, formerly an executive at Nordic IT company Evry, as executive vice-president and head of services. In the… Read more

Telenor slows DTH decline

Telenor's Fornebu HQ

The rate of decline of Telenor’s DTH TV base continued to slow in the second quarter. Telenor reported 902,000 customers for its Canal Digital DTH… Read more

MTG secures NHL rights

Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, MTG president and CEO.

Modern Times Group (MTG) has struck a new five-year deal with the National Hockey League (NHL) for exclusive broadcast and online rights across the Nordic… Read more

Turner closes three channels in Nordic markets

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Turner Broadcasting is closing three of its channels in the Nordic market from tomorrow. Turner told local press in May that its decision to pull… Read more

Telenor’s Thor 7 satellite now ready to broadcast

Telenor's Fornebu HQ

Telenor Satellite Broadcasting’s recently launched Thor 7 satellite has now reached its final orbital location and is ready for commercial operation. The satellite, which will… Read more

Discovery nabs Schibsted exec for Norway

Tine Austvoll Jensen

Discovery Networks Norway has hired Tine Austvoll Jensen to replace the retiring Morten Skotland Hansen. Austvoll Jensen becomes COO and CFO at the Discovery Networks… Read more

TDC expanding IPTV outside Denmark with Alcatel-Lucent


Danish telco TDC is expanding its delivery of IPTV-based television services outside of its home market into Norway, in partnership with Alcatel-Lucent.  TDC will make… Read more