Telekom Srbija

United Media takes legal action against Telekom Srbija

South-eastern European company United Media has issued a lawsuit against Serbian state-owned internet and cable provider Telekom Srbija for the “illegally issued licenses for broadcasting programs to the media”. United Group’s operated news channel, N1 revealed on Wendesday October 25 that the company in cooperation with domestic broadcasters, filed a lawsuit with the Administrative Court […]

Telekom Srbija Group renews SPI/FilmBox distribution

Serbia’s largest internet and cable provider Telekom Srbija Group has announced an extended distribution deal with Canal+-owned SPI/FilmBox. The extension will see mts TV, Supernova, and m:SAT TV subscribers in Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina continue to have access to thirteen SPI channels including FilmBox Premium, FilmBox Stars, FilmBox Extra and FilmBox Arthouse, Dizi, […]

Telekom Srbija to deploy Irdeto Control

Serbian broadband and pay TV operator Telekom Srbija has announced a partnership with Irdeto. The deal has seen the operator implement Irdeto Control, the company’s multi-DRM system, to secure their OTT platform serving its TV and broadband customers. Irdeto Control is a multi-DRM, MovieLabs-compliant solution that is offered either as a fully managed service, hosted […]

SPI International strikes VOD deal with Telekom Srbija

International channel provider SPI International/FilmBox has extended its existing partnership with Telekom Srbija to bring video-on-demand services to the Serbian operator’s platform. The deal, which also extends to Telekom Srbija’s Bosnian and Montenegrin subsidiaries Mtel Bosnia & Herzegovina and Mtel Montenegro, will see SPI bring 150 localised moves, 200thematic titles and series to viewers in […]

Telekom Srbija taps SES for new multi-country satellite bouquet

Telekom Srbija has signed a multi-year, multi-transponder contract with satellite operator SES to deliver a new DTH satellite TV bouquet for Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro. The new bouquet will launch from the 23.5° East position in December. The platform will enable Telekom Srbija to broadcast more than 150 channels, including up to 30 […]

Telekom Srbija acquires local operator Kopernikus Technology

Telekom Srbija has acquired Abris Capital Partners’ majority stake in Serbian cable TV and broadband services provider Kopernikus Technology. Abris, a private equity fund manager for Central and Eastern Europe, said it had sold 100% of its shares to Telekom Srbija, with Reuters valuing the Kopernikus Technology takeover at around €200 million. Prior to the […]

Telekom Srbija and SES partner on new channel distribution deal

Telekom Srbija has agreed a new deal with SES to distribute a new TV bouquet to cable and IPTV networks across Europe – with a focus on Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia, Slovenia, Macedonia and Montenegro. The new multi-year agreement will see Telekom Srbija lease satellite capacity on Astra 3B and make its new TV package available […]

SES extends partnership with Telekom Srbija, RTS

SES has extended its deal with Telekom Srbija, which will now transmit an extra three TV channels and three radio stations for Serbian public broadcaster RTS via an Astra satellite. Telekom Srbija is leasing additional capacity on Astra and will use it to broadcast TV channels RTS1, RTS2 and RTS Poletarac and radio stations Radio […]

Raft of Serbian channels launching on SES

Satellite operator SES is to carry six TV channels and one radio station for Serbian public broadcaster RTS. The six channels,  RTS Satelit, RTS Život, RTS Drama, RTS Kolo, RTS Trezor and RTS Muzika, and radio station Radio Beograd, will be transmitted to cable headends across Europe and will be available to Serbian expatriates via […]

TV Connect 2017: CEE operators yet to make full use of data analytics

Pay TV operators in central and eastern Europe in the midst of rolling out non-linear OTT-based digital services have still to make full use of consumer data and analytics to tune their offerings to what customers want, attendees at the TV Connect event in London heard yesterday. Taking part in a panel session on ‘The […]