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Liberty Global, Virgin ranked among top UK employers

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Liberty Global, Virgin and the BBC ranked among the UK’s top 10 employers, according to LinkedIn’s 2017 Top Companies list. The professional network said it… Read more

Liberty Global’s Fries: acquisition of ITV is ‘not interesting’

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ITV’s market valuation and the premium that would be required to buy it means that the commercial broadcaster is “not interesting” as an acquisition target… Read more

Combining fixed and mobile failing to deliver synergies, says Fries

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Combining fixed and mobile assets and marketing quad-play services has so far failed to deliver significant synergies and the mobile business remains under pressure globally,… Read more

Telenor Satellite extends deal with UPC DTH

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Telenor Satellite has extended its satellite distribution agreement with UPC DTH, the Liberty Global-owned DTH pay TV operator for central and eastern Europe. According to… Read more

Liberty Global adds quarter of a million next-gen TV subscribers

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Liberty Global added 253,000 next-generation TV subscribers in Q1, and said the UK and Germany contributed to its best first quarter video performance in the… Read more

Virgin Media adds French, Polish and Russian networks


UK pay TV operator Virgin Media has bolstered its offer by securing distribution of channels from France, Poland and Russia. The channels will be offered… Read more

Mike Fries: introducing the GIGAWorld

Liberty Global CEO, Mike Fries

Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries explains his vision for the rapidly approaching ‘GIGAWorld’ and why it will change your life.  Imagine a world where your… Read more

UPC Poland first up with TVN catch-up service


Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Poland is to be the first Polish service provider to make Scripps Networks Interactive-owned broadcaster TVN’s Replay TV service available… Read more

Liberty Global: the set-top box remains ‘a means to an end’

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The set-top box remains a good means to an end, but a future move to a cloud-based solution would be of interest to Liberty Global,… Read more

Virgin Media in management shake-up after over-counting new homes

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Liberty Global has suspended four Virgin Media employees after being forced to reassess the number of homes it has built out as part of its… Read more