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News - 08 Oct 2018
EBU announces creation of Eurovision Services – a new subsidiary for its business services 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will transfer its business services to a new subsidiary, Eurovision Services SA, on 1 January 2019. The new subsidiary will be fully owned by the EBU and based in Geneva, Switzerland.
News - 17 Sep 2018
Providing a one-stop shop solution 
Marco Tinnirello, the new Chief Executive of Eurovision Media Services, the business arm of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), speaks about his vision for the organisation and his thoughts on the media industry today.
News - 11 Aug 2018
EBU and European Athletics renew worldwide broadcast rights agreement 
The EBU and European Athletics today announced the long-term renewal of their worldwide media rights contract. This extension takes the partnership, which began in 1981, through to the end of 2027.
Press release - 09 Aug 2018
EBU and sporting Federations celebrate the success of European Championships' multi-sports concept for broadcast 
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and sporting federations are celebrating a very strong start to the inaugural European Championships, which has seen extensive, high quality daily broadcast coverage delivered across Europe to millions of fans.
Press release - 05 Aug 2018
European Championships brought to life for audiences like never before 
The EBU, in partnership with its business arm Eurovision Media Services (EMS), is helping broadcasters increase audience engagement for the European Championships with a suite of new services and tools for Members.
Press release - 26 Jul 2018
Broadcasters reveal ambitious major event programming for European Championships 2018 
The inaugural European Championships is getting the major event treatment by Europe’s biggest broadcasters with extensive daily coverage, top presenters, big name pundits and commentators, highlights shows, innovative programming and multi-platform content. Broadcasters have been unveiling their exciting plans ahead of the start of the Championships on 2 August.
News - 12 Jun 2018
European Championships workshop sees broadcasters finalise plans as excitement builds 
As representatives from member broadcasters came together for a final workshop ahead of the inaugural European Championships, the commitment to maximise the potential reach of this exciting event was evident,...
Press release - 12 Jun 2018
EMS to offer comprehensive services for upcoming Pope visit to Geneva 
Eurovision Media Services (EMS) – the business arm of the European Broadcasting Union – will offer comprehensive services for the upcoming visit of Pope Francis to Geneva, Switzerland. From national elections...
News - 08 Jun 2018
EMS announces a major upgrade of Eurovision Highway for 2018 European Championships 
Following the launch earlier this year, Eurovision Media Services (EMS) is bringing their content distribution platform to the next level, right in time for the 2018 European Championships – a new multisport event taking place 02-12 August.
News - 31 May 2018
Going it alone: How to launch your own OTT platform 
Eurovision Media Services (EMS), the business arm of the European Broadcasting Union, led a discussion on over-the-top (OTT) platforms at this year's SVG Europe SportTech Conference.