Cable & IPTV

Fibre drives Spanish broadband growth

The CNMC's breakdown of Spanish broadband growth

Fixed broadband lines in Spain reached a total 12.83 million at the end of the first quarter, up 5.7% year-on-year, according to regulator the CNMC.… Read more

Multimedia Polska launches 500Mbps service

Multimedia Polska

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has launched a 500Mbps internet service, along with a new 250Mbps service as part of revamp of its broadband packages.… Read more

Ofcom fines EE £1 million

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UK broadcast regulator Ofcom has fined mobile operator EE £1 million for failing to comply with rules on handling customer complaints. Ofcom’s investigation, which is… Read more

Liberty distributes LiLAC stock for LatAm operations

Betzalel Kenigsztein

Liberty Global has distributed tracking stock for its operations in Latin America and the Caribbean – the LiLAC Group – as part of its plans… Read more

AMC extends Hungarian reach with Digi

Better Call Saul

Hungarian service provider Digi has added the AMC channel its programming line-up. The move takes AMC’s total reach in Hungary to 2.2 million homes. Digi… Read more

Altice names Van Breukelen as future chairman in new structure

Jurgen Van Breukelen

Cable and telecom investor Altice has named Jurgen Van Breukelen to its board as an independent non-executive director. Van Breuklelen, a former CEO and country… Read more

Numericable-SFR seeks urgent meeting in dispute with Paris city


French service provider Numericable-SFR has sought an urgent meeting with Paris city council officials after the latter threatened to remove the operator’s equipment from local… Read more

Euskaltel in successful stock market debut

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Basque Country regional cable operator Euskaltel debuted on the Bilbao stock exchange yesterday, hitting a price of €10.315 at midday, some 8.5% higher than its… Read more

Management team announced for Nordic telcos’ Danish JV

Hilde Tonne

Nordic telcos Telenor and TeliaSonera have named Hilde Tonne, Telenor’s head of group industrial development, as the CEO of their new joint venture in Denmark.… Read more

Pay TV channel business growing strongly in European markets

kagan uk programming spend

The pay TV channel business in Europe is continuing to grow in revenue terms in key markets, leading to increased interest in the European market… Read more