Poland

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

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

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

Paramount Channel

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

Polsat chief steps down from board

Polsat

Polsat Group founder Zygmunt Solorz-Zak has resigned from the supervisory board of the company to take a back-seat strategy role. Solorz-Zak’s son Tobias is already… Read more

Change in Polish music channel line-up

Eska TV

Polish media group SMPS Media has changed the name of its existing Eska TV music channel to 8TV, which will replace the former service on… Read more

Polsat chooses first film and TV projects in digital initiative

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Polish pay and free TV broadcaster Polsat Group has selected the first four film and TV original projects to come out of its Cyfrowa Strefa… Read more

The QYou launches in Poland

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The QYou is due to launch in Poland after agreeing to deliver its content to subscribers of Play Poland’s recently launched OTT service, Play NOW.… Read more

Multimedia Polska boosts kids VOD offering

Multimedia Polska kids zone

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has boosted its recently-launched video-on-demand offering for kids with the addition of new titles from English Club TV and Da… Read more

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