Liberty Global

Liberty Global to live-stream rare solar eclipse in 360°

Manuel Kohnstamm

Liberty Global is to live-stream a rare type of solar eclipse to people around the world via its Facebook page and YouTube channel in the… Read more

UPC chief calls for further consolidation in Poland

Frans-Willem de Kloet

Consolidation of Polish cable is vital to provide a serious competitor to Orange, according to UPC Poland chief executive Frans-Willem de Kloet. Interviewed for local… Read more

Liberty Global targets UK with plan to build 800k new homes in ‘17

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries

Liberty Global will spend about US$1 billion on capital expenditure this year, with nine tenths to be spent on extending and upgrading its broadband network,… Read more

Liberty Global grows advanced TV base, plans more 4K rollouts

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Liberty Global added 313,000 next-generation TV customers in Q4 and said it plans to expand the deployment of its new 4K cloud-based set-top box. Announcing… Read more

Telenet strikes MVNO deal with Lycamobile, sells Ortel

Telenet shop_leuven_58

Liberty Global-owned Belgian cable operator Telenet has struck a deal with international mobile virtual network operator Lycamobile to become a full MVNO on it mobile… Read more

Discovery pushes into drama in Lionsgate partnership

Rich Ross

Discovery is pushing further into drama with The Suck, a ten-part Vietnam war series being produced by Lionsgate. The deal comes after Discovery and Liberty invested… Read more

UPC Central Europe takes control of Geneva region network

Eric Tveter

Liberty Global’s Swiss and Austrian unit UPC Central Europe has acquired full control of a municipal fibre optic network in the Geneva region. The move… Read more

Virgin Media squares Full Circle with exclusive deal

Full Circle

UK pay TV operator Virgin Media has acquired three seasons of US drama Full Circle. The exclusive agreement means Virgin has taken rights to DirecTV-commissioned… Read more

Brexit causing ‘anxiety’ about consumer confidence, says Liberty Global’s Fries

Mike Fries

Liberty Global chief Mike Fries has said he is concerned about the possible economic knock-on effect of Brexit on consumer confidence in the UK, particularly… Read more

Multimedia Polska sees solid progress

Multimedia Polska

Multimedia Polska – the Polish cable operator set to be acquired by Liberty Global – has posted revenues of PLN550 million (€126 million) for the… Read more