CME’s Czech and Slovak streamer Voyo hits 500,000 subscriber landmark

CME-owned streaming platform Voyo has reached more than 500,000 subscribers in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. News of the landmark was revealed by executives at CME-owned TV Markíza, which oversees management of the Voyo business in Slovakia. According to the Markíza team, the figure means that Voyo is the leading streaming service in Slovakia “surpassing […]

VOYO Bulgaria acquires SVOD rights to a trio of dramas

The bTV Media Group’s digital platform VOYO Bulgaria has acquired the SVOD rights to a trio of dramas, including two crime thrillers and a romantic drama. The deal was finalised with independent content distributor, GoQuest Media. Crime thriller Rats, Serbian spy thriller Civil Servant and romantic drama Secrets of the Grapevine are among the slate of […]

O2 Czechia builds new tariff around Voyo and Sony-owned AXN channels

Czech platform O2 TV is adding a new tariff from February which will give its customers access to Nova TV’s popular Voyo app and two Sony-owned movie channels AXN and AXN Black. The new tariff, which is called O2 TV Zlatá Voyo, costs CZK 799 if bought as a standalone product, but is cheaper if bundled. The decision to […]

O2 Czechia unveils win-win deal with TV Nova’s Voyo

O2 Czechia will be the first IPTV provider in the Czech market to offer TV Nova-backed streamer Voyo. From December 1, customers will have the option to subscribe to the streamer, as well as TV Nova channels Nova Lady, Nova Sport 3 and Nova Sport 4. “We try to regularly bring new premium content to […]

TV Nova streamer Voyo hits 400,000 landmark

Czech commercial broadcaster TV Nova says its heavily-backed streaming platform Voyo is now reaching 400,000 subscribers in The Czech Republic and Slovakia. PPF-owned Nova started investing heavily in Voyo two years ago, and has a long term target of 1 million subs by 2026. The company believes there is room for 2 or 3 SVODs […]

TV Nova renews streaming deal with Visual Unity

Czech broadcaster TV Nova has renewed its streaming services deal with OTT platform and multiscreen solution provider Visual Unity Global.  The deal will see Visual Unity continue to power TV Nova’s live online streaming and video-on-demand service, VOYO, in an OTT and CDN services deal that is due to run until 2016. TV Nova and […]

RCS & RDS adds Voyo OTT platform

Romanian cable operator RCS & RDS has added Voyo, the OTT service from broadcaster CME, to its offering. Voyo consists of over 700 movies and TV series that can be accessed via Smart TVs, PCs and Apple devices. The platform will offer over 1,000 titles by the end of the year. RCS & RDS customers […]

CME names new Voyo boss

Central and eastern European broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) has made a number of senior appointments including a new boss for its video-on-demand service Voyo. The company has promoted Constantin Mocanu to senior vice-president and head of Voyo. Mocanu was previously general director of Pro TV, its Romanian broadcaster. As part of the move […]

CME plans to boost pay OTT, extend Voyo to new devices

Pan-regional central and eastern European broadcaster CME’s Voyo online TV service passed the 55,000 subscriber milestone across the CEE region in March and CME is planning to increase its pay TV offering to boost take-up of the service and expand the range of devices across which the service is available, according to Robert Berza, head […]