Tag Archives: russia

Russians Keen on Switching OTT Services (BTN)

Over a third (35%) of Russian OTT subscribers changed their service in the last six months.... More

Russia Preparing ‘Sensational’ New OTT Legislation (BTN)

Foreign OTT services operating in Russia are soon likely to find themselves in a very different regulatory environment than at present.... More

Irdeto, Minim Expand Trusted Home Platform in Russia

Irdeto announced the expansion of the artificial intelligence-driven Trusted Home platform with new data centers in Moscow. The expansion will deliver faster services and improved ... More

OTT Drives Russian Pay TV Growth (BTN)

The number of OTT subscribers in Russia increased by 187% in 2020.... More

Anti-Piracy Memorandum Extended in Russia (BTN)

Representatives of copyright holders, video hosting owners and search engine operators in Russia have extended the Memorandum of Cooperation in the field of exclusive rights protec... More

Russian Broadcasters to Launch Hulu-Like Streaming Service (THR)

Major Russian broadcasters National Media Group and CTC Media are joining forces to launch More.TV, the country's first online platform for TV content or, as it is being dubbed, "t... More

How a Russian Decree on Online Streamers Could Hit Netflix, Hollywood (THR)

Russia's culture ministry has introduced a requirement of mandatory exhibition licenses for all movies and television series offered by online video services in a move that industr... More

Russia Drops Proposal for Tax on Hollywood, Foreign Films Amid Opposition From Exhibitors (Hollywood Reporter)

An initiative aimed at taxing Hollywood and foreign films in Russia in a bid to raise more funding for homegrown movies has failed amid opposition from exhibitors. "The [film exhib... More