New Polish law could place strict limit on foreign ownership

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Polish politicians from the governing Law and Justice (PiS) party are mulling changes in the country’s media rules that could restrict foreign ownership of media… Read more

Eleven secures five-year deal with English Football League

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Sports network Eleven Sports has secured a new live exclusive rights agreement with the English Football League for the next five years covering Belgium, Luxembourg… Read more

Orange sees strong TV growth in Spain


Orange had 8.7 million TV customers as of the end of June, up 7% year-on-year, boosted by strong growth in Spain. The group’s Spanish pay… Read more

Multimedia Polska sells energy unit

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Orange Poland has agreed to acquire Multimedia Energia, the energy utility arm of Gdynia-based cable operator Multimedia Polska for PLN37 million (€8.7 million). Liberty Global-owned… Read more

BBC Worldwide channels launch on Polish OTT service

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Cyfrowy Polsat-owned OTT TV service Ipla has added three BBC Worldwide channels to its programming line-up. Ipla is adding BBC Brit, the ‘best of British’… Read more

TVN in tax protest

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Scripps Networks Interactive-owned Polish broadcaster TVN has lodged a protest about a tax demand made by the country’s authorities in relation to the sale of… Read more

Cyfrowy Polsat wins Polish Champions League battle

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Polish free and pay TV provider Cyfrowy Polsat has secured the rights to Champions League and Europa League football in the country. The rights were… Read more

Eleven Sports expands Polish reach

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Eleven Sports has agreed a carriage deal that will see all three of its channels become available to subscribers of Play Now in Poland. Play… Read more

Poland’s Filmbox to coproduce Steven Seagal drama

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Poland-based pay TV provider SPI International / Filmbox will coproduce a new Steven Seagal television drama, General Commander. SPI and its president, Loni Farhi, will… Read more

Inea launches premium tennis season package

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Polish cable operator Inea has launched a dedicated seasonal package of tennis channels. The Tennis Premium package comprises tow channels, Tennis Premium 1 and Tennis… Read more