Viacom18 picked up the three-year broadcast rights for LaLiga, Serie A, and Ligue 1—the top football leagues in Spain, Italy, and France, respectively over July and August 2021 for undisclosed amounts.
TV18 Broadcast Limited
TV18’s ad recovery and cost-efficiency drove Entertainment EBIDTA margin to 25 percent while TV News EBIDTA margin ramped up to 19 percent.
TV18 Broadcast Limited and Zee Entertainment had separately moved applications in the Bombay High Court challenging the 24th July directive which was to be initially heard on 6th August.
TV18 revises bouquet composition as FYI TV18 shuts down and Rishtey Cineplex turns into a Pay channel
TV18 has now dropped the soon to be shutdown FYI TV18 and FYI TV18 HD from its bouquets in the new RIO.
Linear TV subscription grew at 41% in Q4 FY 20 with the contribution of subscription in revenue mix increasing to 35% in FY20, from 26% in FY19.
TV18 is operationally important to RIL’s digital business from customer-acquisition and customer-retention aspect.