Beeline launches ‘4in1’ streaming and pay TV combination

Russian service provider Vimpelcom, which operates under the Beeline brand, has launched a new ‘four-in-one’ package that aggregates local streaming services More.tv, ViP Play and Ivi along with its own Beeline TV offering. The operator says that the combined offering gives users a deep discount on subscribing to all four services separately. More.tv gives Beeline […]

NTV+ teams up with OTT TV service Ivi

Russian pay TV operator NTV+ has teamed up with OTT subscription video-on-demand movie platform Ivi to offer the latter’s service via the hybrid OTT set-top box it will launch next month. The deal with Ivi will give NTV+ customers with the box access to the SVOD service, making over 10,000 Russian and international movies, TV […]

Russian VoD market doubles with ivi.ru as leader

The Russian online video-on-demand market more than doubled last year to generate revenues of US$50.5 million (€36.6 million), with ivi.ru emerging as the leading player by revenue with a market share of 28%, according to a report by research group iKS-Consulting. The report found that the overall Russian online video market generated total advertising revenues […]