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Bezeq boss detained by police

Reports out of Israel say that the acting chairman of telco Bezeq, David Granot, has been detained for questioning by Israel’s Police National Fraud Unit over alleged bribery and money…

ITV head of online to lead STV

STV has announced its new chief executive ahead of the departure of Rob Woodward.  ITV’s Simon Pitts is expected to take the helm at the Glasgow-based broadcaster in January 2018. …

HomeGrid Forum appoints Dauphinee as President

HomeGrid Forum has announced that Dr. Leonard Dauphinee has taken over from Donna Yasay as the Forum’s President. As Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of the Broadband Group at…

Avanti CEO “steps down”

David Williams, the much-criticised CEO of London-based satellite operator Avanti Communications, is stepping down. The company say that Alan Harper, a board director, has moved into the position while a…

21stC Fox lower Q4

21st Century Fox reported lower fourth-quarter profits despite gains at its cable programming operations. Net income fell 16 per cent to $476 million (€406m), down from $567 million. Revenues rose…

Liberty Global boasts European video boom

During H1 2017, Liberty Global added 406,000 RGUs across its European markets, including a 16 per cent year-over-year improvement in Western Europe, underpinned by the strongest first half video performance…

Deutsche Telekom Q2 exceeds expectations

Deutsche Telekom, Europe’s biggest telecom company, has posted quarterly results that topped expectations, with a 9 per cent rise in core profit powered by strength in the US and modest…

Donati expands role at NBCUniversal

Duccio Donati has been appointed to take on the newly created role of EVP, Lifestyle & Kids, NBCUniversal International reporting to Kevin MacLellan, Chairman, Global Distribution & International, NBCUniversal. This…

BT Q1 TV subs at 1.8m

BT Q1 TV subs at 1.8m

In announcing its results for the first quarter to June 30th, UK telco BT has revealed that its TV customer base continues to grow with TV net adds of 8,000…

Sony names new TV team

Following the exit of Sony Pictures Television presidents Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht to Apple last month, Sony Pictures Entertainment Chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra has set new leadership…