Russia to lead regional SVOD boom

The number of SVOD homes in the main Eastern Europe countries will rocket to 18.2 million by 2021, a huge increase from the 5.6 million expected at the end of this year. The forecasts come from Digital TV Research, which added that, by territory, Russia will lead the way. The country accounted for 44% of […]

Polish satellite TV firm bolsters OTT service

Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat is now letting its satellite TV subscribers access paid-for content from its online OTT service Ipla, after output improvements to its set-top boxes. Previously Cyfrowy Polsat customers were only able to access free content from the operator’s online offering, but will now also be able to pay for access to IP-delivered movies […]