NEWS

For our visitors who seek the latest industry news and updates to keep abreast with the goings-on of the business on a global scale, Plant Automation Technology portal grants a dynamic and diverse feed of news items.

news

 Dish TV has decided to merge its business with Videocon DTH, a Nasdaq-listed company, and the deal is expected to be completed before De cember 2017. Since this all stock buyout is hap pening at a close to 34% premium to Videocon D2H's share price, it will result in almost…

news

O3b Networks is partnering with Ozonio to bring high-speed broadband connectivity to Tabatinga, Brazil. Following the successful partnership of O3b and Ozonio to bring services to Tefé, Tabatinga is the next Amazonian city to be connected. Tabatinga is a remote city of more than 60,000 people, located where the Amazon…

news

Anchor tenants at the centre at BT Tower will include NI Water and Translink. BT signed a £15m deal in December last year with the Department of Finance to host data relating to the Civil Service, as well as most of the remainder of the public sector in Northern Ireland.…

news

Vivendi (VIV.PA) denied on Friday a press report that said the French media group was willing to resume talks with Italian broadcaster Mediaset (MS.MI) over a collapsed pay-TV deal and was considering involving Telecom Italia (TLIT.MI). Vivendi is the top investor in Telecom Italia. Il Sole 24 Ore daily reported…

news

Leading technology and Internet conglomerate, LeEco is collaborating with major US carrier AT&T to include the telecom giant's new video streaming service DirecTV Now, taking a step further on LeEco's open strategy in content offerings. Beginning December 1 through December 5, US buyers of LeEco's Superphones and SuperTVs can look…

news

 Nokia, one of the most popular phone brands in the world, will make a comeback in first half of 2017 as an Android-based smartphone. Espoo, Finland-based HMD Global has signed a 10-year brand licensing contract with Nokia where it will create new Nokia branded phones, and will own Nokia's existing…

news

Hemisphere Media to acquire concession license for Colombian national broadcaster Canal Uno Cost of concession is approximately $35 million payable in Colombian pesos over a two-year period Says partnership is expected to begin operating network on May 1, 2017   Source:reuters.com

news

The Selber Brothers building, once a bustling department store and destination for purchasing clothing, shoes and handbags, has a new life as a technology company.  Baton Rouge tech company Venyu Solutions opened its doors in downtown Shreveport on Tuesday A subsidiary of Gonzalez-based EATEL, Venyu will house the state's only…

news

 Ericsson has said that it will make significant reductions in its operations in Boras and Kumla. It said that production of microwave links and logistics in Boras will be closed down and approx. 460 employees will be redundant. At the same time a new small Ericsson unit will be formed…

news

Signs license agreement with Abu Dhabi Media for the transmission of four animated TV series, two of which were produced by Mondo TV and two by third parties License relates to the granting of rights to broadcast the licensed programs on VOD platforms, IPTV, internet and mobile networks, in the…