Poland

Polish platforms add channels

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Polish fixed-line service providers Vectra and Netia and pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat have each unveiled a number of new channel carriage deals. Cable operator… Read more

Cyfrowy Polsat to premier popular comedy on Ipla OTT TV service

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Polish pay TV provider Cyfrowy Polsat is to make up to 14 new episodes of high-rated Polish improvised comedy series Spadkobiercy (The Descendants) available on… Read more

HBO Europe commissions new Polish drama

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HBO Europe’s latest original drama is Blinded by the Lights, a Polish-originated six-parter about a Warsaw cocaine dealer. HBO Europe has been pushing more heavily into… Read more

Multimedia Polska taps ADB for catch-up TV and NDVR

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Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has tapped set-top box and TV technology provider ADB to provide its personal TV software to enhance its pay TV… Read more

TVN to run three Scripps channels from 2017

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TVN will take charge of three local versions of the Scripps Networks Interactive channel brands HGTV, Food Network and Travel Channel from January 2017. The… Read more

Cyfrowy Polsat: satellite has long-term future in Poland

Dariusz Dzialkowski

Satellite television has a long-term future in the Polish market but operators also have to adjust to cater to viewing on mobile devices among younger… Read more

Liberty Global acquires Multimedia Polska

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Liberty Global’s Polish unit has struck a deal to acquire the country’s third largest cable operator Multimedia Polska in an all cash transaction. The agreement… Read more

TVN appoints legal director to the board

Marek Szydłowski

Poland’s TVN Group has appointed legal department director, Marek Szydłowski, to the management board. The move applies with immediate effect and Szydłowski will continue to… Read more

Q&A: Jim Samples, Scripps Networks Interactive

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Jim Samples, president, international, Scripps Networks Interactive, talks about plans for thematic channels, the free-to-air market and the company’s plans for TVN in Poland. What… Read more

UPC Poland extends Paramount availability

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Poland has made Paramount Channel HD more widely available by adding the service to its Select pack. Previously Paramount Channel… Read more

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