Cable & IPTV

Telia boosted by solid TV numbers

Johan Dennelind

Nordic telco Telia’s second quarter performance was boosted by a solid growth in TV numbers, although its financial performance in its domestic Swedish market fell… Read more

Altice names new CEO for Portugal

Cláudia Goya

Altice has named Cláudia Goya as the new CEO of Portugal Telecom, with immediate effect. Goya replaces Paulo Neves, who is taking on the role… Read more

Rogers’ Wössner to take over as CEO of Deutsche Telekom’s German unit

Dirk Wössner

Deutsche Telekom’s domestic German business chief Niek jan van Damme is to leave his post earlier than planned and will be replaced by Rogers Communications… Read more

Rostelecom names new VP

Boris Glazkov

Russian service provider Rostelecom has named Boris Glazkov as vice-president. Glazkov previously served as director of the company’s centre for strategic innovation. In his new… Read more

AT&T reportedly planning new role for CEO in post-merger reorganisation

Randall Stephenson

AT&T is to follow up its US$85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner with a management overhaul that will see AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson drop his… Read more

Altice promises to fibre France without public funds


Altice’s French unit SFR is to roll out fibre across the whole of France, promising to cover 80% of the national territory by 2022 and… Read more

NOS launches new bundled offering for the young

The NOS Indie marketing campaign

Portuguese cable and pay TV operator NOS has launched a new bundle of services targeting young adults who have left home for the first time.… Read more

Euskaltel launches 4K Android box and signs up for Google Play

Francisco Arteche

Spanish regional cable operator Euskaltel has launched the 4K Android set-top promised by CEO Francisco Arteche at the company’s first quarter results presentation in May.… Read more

Belgian watchdogs call for harder rules on TV and broadband competition

Operators such as Telenet could be subject to further regulations

Belgian telecoms and media regulators have called for more competition in the country’s pay TV and broadband markets and proposed a number of new measures… Read more

New comedy channel for Ukraine on Volia


Ukrainian broadcaster 1+1 Media and producer Kvartal 95 have teamed up to launch a new comedy channel, Kvartal TV, that will be aired, commercial-free, by… Read more