Ciné+ Premier

Ruling opens Canal+ channels to web rivals

Canal+ has published reference offers for its seven Ciné+ movie channels, allowing ISPs to make the services available to their users for the first time. Previously the seven channels – Ciné+ Premier, Frisson, Emotion, Famiz, Classic, Club and Star were only available to cable operator Numericable as a third party provider. Now ISPs including Orange, […]

Canal+ must make movie channels available to ISPs

Pay TV operator Canal+ has lost the latest stage of its battle to overturn the French competition regulator’s remedies, imposed in July as conditions for the renewal of approval of its 2007 merger with TPS. The country’s Conseil d’Etat has rejected Canal+’s request that the remedies be immediately suspended, meaning that the pay TV operator […]