Norway

Kudelski Group completes Conax deal

Swiss digital security firm The Kudelski Group has completed its acquisition of Oslo, Norway-based rival Conax.  Conax provides content protection for digital TV services over… Read more

Google launches Chromecast internationally

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Google has launched its low-price Chromecast HDMI streaming stick in 11 countries outside of its home market of the US.  The device is available now… Read more

Telenor records TV gains

Norwegian operator Telenor reported improved TV numbers in its Q4 and full year 2013 figures, as it logged record EBITDA of NOK36 billion (€4.3 billion)… Read more

MTG on-demand to get Viacom shows

Viacom International Media Networks will supply Modern Times Group with programming for the latter’s numerous on-demand services across Scandinavia. Under terms of a new partnership,… Read more

Viasat closes 3D network citing low viewing figures

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MTG’s Nordic pay TV broadcaster Viasat is closing its dedicated 3D network, citing low viewing figures since the channel’s launch in 2012.  Speaking to DTVE, a… Read more

Norway’s TV2 signs second-screen deal with Monterosa

Norwegian commercial broadcaster TV2 has signed a 12-month app deal with second-screen platform provider Monterosa. Under the agreement, TV2 has licensed Monterosa’s LViS Studio platform… Read more

History channel agrees Norwegian DTT deal

A+E Networks UK is launching History on Norway’s national digital terrestrial television network, RiksTV. The pay DTT deal comes into effect today, with RiksTV’s 500,000… Read more

MTG extends Disney agreement

Modern Times Group (MTG) has extended its content licensing agreement with Disney for first-run and library move rights in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. The… Read more

Telenor calls time on Neterra agreement

Telenor Satellite Broadcasting has terminated its agreement with Bulgarian broadcast services provider Neterra to provide a white label DTH platform to offer pay TV services… Read more

GET adds Trace Sport Stars

Norwegian cable operator GET has added Trace Sport Stars to its programming line-up. The sports lifestyle channel will be available as part of GET’s Family… Read more