Tag: Teledunya

BREAKING: New tender for Turkish Football rights is on 25th of November

Link in Turkish Yesterday, the president of Turkish Football Federation(TFF) announced that the new tender for the content rights of Turkish Football League will be issued on 25 November 2016.   The RFQ specifications will be announced around the end of this month. As of today, 5 local and 1 European company has completed their application to




Qatar’s beIN Said Near Deal for Turkey’s Top Pay-TV Operator

Reference: Qatar-owned broadcaster beIN Sports is in advanced talks to buy Turkey’s biggest pay-TV platform Digiturk, two people with knowledge of the matter said. A deal with beIN Sports, owned by beIN Media Group, may be signed within weeks, according to the people, who asked not to be named because the transaction is confidential. The




Ultra-Broadband Summit Middle East & Africa 2015

I had a unique experience last week. I was basically one of the speakers at the event ‘Ultra-Broadband Summit Middle East & Africa 2015‘ that has been happened in Dubai. A few years back I had participated as a panelist to the event of TVConnect Istanbul. But this was much more significant case. I was




The global overview of Turkish Pay-TV Market as of Q4 2014

Turkish Regulatory Body in Telecommunications Industry (BTK) has just announced the market figures for Q4 of 2014. You can download the complete report here. Let me make a quick summary of the figures of TV space. Number of TTNet IPTV (Tivibu) service has become 289.496 as of Q4 2014. The same number was 286K one year ago




Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell)

Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell) Course Method :  The course consists of a 2 days of face to face (also potentially online) teaching designed as 4 different modules. Each module focuses on a different aspect of Turkish TV Market. Course Description: This  training course is mainly focused on Turkish TV Market.  The




Turkey is welcoming the new Pay-TV operator..

It’s been estimated that there are more than 10 mio Pay-TV subscribers out of 18 mio households in Turkey. The major player of the market are: Digiturk D-Smart Kablo TV/Teledunya Tivibu Turkcell TV+ In addition to these, a new player has just arrived : Filbox. Filbox joined the competition with a different business model. Oflaz group, best




Turkish Pay-TV Market 2014 Report is ready!

Turkey 2014 Pay-TV Market Report is ready now. This is by far the most comprehensive and in-depth report on Turkish Pay-TV market. If you would like to get an electronic copy of this unique report please drop an email to info@turkishtvmarket.info for further discussion! You can see `table of contents` and `executive summary` sections of the report




Did you know that you have to make a network search on 15th of July?

New Turksat satellite Turksat 4A has been launched on 14 Feb 2014 and has been under test since then. (Please have a look to my earlier post here) Turksat 4A is currently operating at 42° East together with Turksat 2A and 3A. Now, the test period is over and all the current TV&Radio frequencies will be moved to new




Turksat 4A satellite has been launched

On 14th of February, new Turkish Turksat 4A satellite has been launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and delivered into orbit. TURKSAT-4A will provide telecommunication and direct TV broadcasting services over a wide geographic region between west of China and east of England, spanning Turkey, as well as Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East




Turkey pay-TV has great growth potential..

According to a new post, that refers to a report by Digital TV Research, Pay TV revenues  in the Middle East and North Africa will reach to $5,6 billion in 2020 with 83% growth compared to 2010.