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Issue # 75
30 June 2017
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Discovery: Eurosport to serve up exclusive Wimbledon coverage to more fans than ever before

For the first time, Eurosport will show The Championships in as many as 34 countries. Eurosport will have exclusive coverage of the tournament in key markets including Belgium, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Romania, Russia and Sweden giving fans the opportunity to watch their own local heroes.

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ITV commissions new consumer series Eat, Shop, Save

ITV has commissioned new consumer series Eat, Shop, Save from Shiver, the factual arm of ITV Studios.  In each 30-minute episode, the series sets families an eight-week challenge to get fitter, eat better, and save money on their shopping.

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Mediaset: Tgcom24 reaches top performing results according to the Reuters Institute’s Digital News Report 2017

Tgcom24, Mediaset’s all news service available on DTT and online, is bound to become a top brand in the online news market as its weekly users’ uptake is steadily growing according to the 2017 survey conducted by Reuters on a sample of 70,000 online news consumers in 36 countries around the world.

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RTL Group: Big, Bigger, Screenforce Days!

On 21 and 22 June 2017, media experts gathered at the Coloneum in Cologne for the Screenforce Days, a celebration of the big screen, taking up the invitation extended by TV alliance Screenforce and its 12 affiliated advertising sales houses. This year, the spotlight was on screenings by the various channels, which presented the programme highlights of their 2017/18 TV season.

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Sky: Experience the Haka like never before with Sky VR

Sky VR, in partnership with Sky Sports, has created an immersive 360° documentary ahead of the Lions' first Test in New Zealand. The production is a cinematic journey into the heart of New Zealand to discover the passion, dedication and understanding it takes to perform the famous ritual. This unique virtual reality film will take viewers on the intimate journey of a young Maori man exploring the ancient cultural traditions that drive the roots of rugby in New Zealand.

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THE WEEK AHEAD: RELEVANT EU EVENTS IN THE MEDIA SPACE

 

 

  • 1 July Estonian Presidency of the EU Council
  • 3 July Council AV Working Party
  • 3-6 July European Parliament Plenary Session
  • 10 July: Deadline for amendments for LIBE draft report on e-Privacy (MEP Lauristin)
  • 10-11 July: Council IP Working Party
  • 11 July: EP CULT Vote on copyright opinion (MEP Joulaud)
  • 12-13 July: EP JURI discussion on copyright amendments (MEP Voss) and discussion on broadcasters’ regulation amendments (MEP Wölken)
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