GS Summit 2014

Tricolor TV outlines Russian pay TV principles

Large basic TV packages and the ability to upsell customers will help sustain the pay TV industry in Russia, where a high proportion of viewing is devoted to free channels, according to market leader Tricolor TV. Speaking at the GS Summit in Saint Petersburg, Mikhail Goryachev, content director for Russian DTH provider Tricolor, said that […]

Times of India eyes European TV opportunities

Times Television Network, the TV arm of newspaper publisher The Times of India Group, is looking at broadcasting opportunities in Europe, according to head of international business Naveen Chandra. Speaking at the GS Summit in Saint Petersburg, Chandra, who oversees the international operations at Times Television Network, confirmed that the firm aims to expand into […]

Russia’s GS Group to launch Bangladesh DTH next year

Russian technology firm and set-top maker GS Group is due to launch national DTH satellite TV services in Bangladesh for the first time in the opening half of next year as part of a joint venture. Discussing the firm’s plans at the GS Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, GS Group’s head of foreign broadcasting projects, […]