Cable & IPTV

Czech cable consolidation in train with Rio acquisition

Rio Media

Investment group Kaprain has acquired the number three Czech cable operator Rio Media, according to local reports. Kaprain already owns the cable network and… Read more

YouSee rewarding multi-play customers with flexible benefits

TDC YouSee benefits

TDC-owned multi-play service YouSee has unveiled a new packaging structure designed to provide more flexibility and a wider range of options for customers. Dubbled YouSee… Read more

T-Hrvatski Telekom names new CFO

Daniel Daub

Deutsche Telekom-owned Croatian telco T-Hrvatski Telekom has named Daniel Daub as its new chief financial officer, taking over from Josef Thürriegl, who is moving to… Read more

Portuguese regulator slams Altice acquisition of Media Capital

Media Capital

Portuguese media and communications regulator ANACOM has said that Altice’s proposed acquisition of Media Capital would have a significant anti-competitive impact and should not happen… Read more

Telekom Austria to rebrand all its operations under A1 marque

Telekom Austria TAG_Arsenal

Telekom Austria is to use its domestic market A1 brand across all its operations in a phased operation that will ultimately see its over 24… Read more

Baltcom launches new advanced TV service

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Latvian cable operator Baltcom has launched an new advanced TV service, which it has dubbed Interactive TV 3.0, using technology from SmartLabs. According to the… Read more

Argentinian operators tap Conax for security


Argentinian pay TV service providers CableVideo and Cosecor have turned to Kudelski Group-owned Conax to provide security services and technology. The regional operators have chosen… Read more

CEO brushes off Comcast concerns

Brian Roberts, chairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation

NBCUniversal (NBCU) parent Comcast is in rude health despite a recent stock price drop, according to its CEO. Comcast’s market cap recently fell around US$16… Read more

Altice USA aims to double in size in five years

Altice USA chief Dexter Goei

Cable and telecom provider Altice Group’s US division aims to double in size over the next five years, but will adopt a cautious approach to… Read more

BBC Earth launching in Greece

BBC Earth

BBC Worldwide is launching its BBC Earth channel in Greece on OTE Group-owned pay TV service Cosmote TV. The channel will be available from the… Read more