Pay TV Operators


Platform priorities

The effects of the economic crisis and the maturing of some markets is making life challenging for pay TV operators in central and eastern Europe, but there is still significant opportunity for growth. Stuart Thomson & Graham Pomphrey report. The pay TV market in central and eastern Europe is beginning to mature. While there remains […]

Return of the moguls

Liberty Global has secured a second key asset in Germany, subject to regulatory approval, marking the return of John Malone to the country. Meanwhile rival mogul Rupert Murdoch is looking to push forward with Sky. Dieter Brockmeyer reports. US media mogul John Malone was heavily mocked by the German media when he originally set his […]

Volia boosts HD line-up

Ukrainian cable operator Volia has added two channels, Outdoor Channel and DanceTrippin TV, to its HD line-up. Outdoor Channel HD is owned by Liberty Global’s Chello Zone. It broadcasts original HD programming dedicated to outdoor activities including fishing, hunting, off-road driving and wilderness adventure. Music channel DanceTrippin TV broadcasts electronic music reviews and live shows. […]