Cable & IPTV

Volia launches new movie services

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Ukrainian cable operator Volia is launching its own range of movie channels, with content from suppliers including Disney, Universal, Central Partnership and ArtHouseTraffic. The Volia… Read more

KPN passes TV milestone

KPN

Dutch telco KPN passed the two million TV customer milestone in the second quarter, giving it a TV market share of 26%. KPN had 4.467… Read more

Orange grows TV subscriber numbers by 10%

Orange TV Spain

Orange reported 6.77 million IPTV and satellite customers in the first quarter of the year, an increase of 9.8% year-on-year. Orange’s largest TV market is… Read more

Liberty reorganises Austrian and Swiss operations

Eric Tveter

Liberty Global has appointed UPC Cablecom managing director, Eric Tveter, as CEO of a newly created Swiss and Austrian division. The reorganisation, which is effective… Read more

UPC Czech Republic adds HBO Go

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Czech Republic has HBO Go, the pay TV broadcaster’s TV anywhere on-demand service, to its offering. HBO Go will be… Read more

Altice ups stake in Numericable to 74.6%

Altice

Altice has bought a 34.6% stake in Numericable from investment firms Carlyle and Cinven, increasing its share in the French cable operator to 74.6%. Altice will… Read more

Liberty Global reportedly ready to sacrifice Film 1 to seal Ziggo deal

Ziggo

Liberty Global has reportedly offered to sell its Film 1 premium channel and open its network to OTT providers to win approval for its acquisition… Read more

Kabel Deutschland growth offsets Vodafone decline

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Vodafone-owned German cable operator Kabel Deutschland grew its revenue by 5.8% to €491.1 million and boosted internet revenue-generating units by 83,000 in its fiscal first… Read more

TalkTalk reaches 1.1 million TV customers

Dido Harding

UK service provider TalkTalk added 185,000 TV customers in the three months ending June 30, taking the total number of subscribers for its YouView-powered offering… Read more

YouView plans for future following shareholder agreement

Richard Halton

UK connected TV platform YouView has secured completion of an agreement between its shareholders that guarantee the venture will continue to be fully funded for… Read more