ANS Azerbaijan signs news deal with Enex

Azerbaijan-based commercial news channel ANS (Azerbaijani News Service) is partnering with international news provider Enex, becoming an affiliate of the latter in this region.  Under the deal, ANS will gain exclusive access to the video, live transmission and production facilities of the Enex network across the globe, while Enex will be able to access ANS’s […]

Roku partners with AOL on news service

Over-the-top set-top-box maker Roku has partnered with AOL to add a new integrated news service that can be accessed from the Roku homescreen.  Powered by AOL On, the US news service includes real-time access to news-related videos from more than eight categories including business, entertainment and technology. “By delivering premium content from AOL’s owned properties […]

Almost 300 news channels now available in Europe

There are almost 300 news channels currently available in Europe, with 214 based in the continent and a further 80 broadcast there from elsewhere, according to new research by the European Audiovisual Observatory.  The study says that of the 214 Europe-based channels, approximately 110 are national news channels and around 60 have a pan-European, global […]