UPC Austria

UPC Austria adds HD version of Vienna channel

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria has added the HD version of Vienna cable channel W24 to its programming line-up. W24 in HD quality will… Read more

Liberty Global gives Salaets Austria and Switzerland role

Benny Salaets

UPC Austria and UPC Cablecom, the new combined organization for Liberty Global’s networks in Austria and Switzerland, has appointed Benny Salaets as VP of strategy… Read more

UPC Austria adds RTL HD channels


Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria has added five HD channels from RTL Group to its offering.  The operator has made HD versions of RTL,… Read more

Liberty Global to reduce Swiss-Austrian headcount

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Liberty Global’s Swiss and Austrian units are to reduce their staff headcount by up to 250 between now and 2018 as they consolidate their operations… Read more

Travel Channel launches on UPC Austria

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Scripps Networks UK and EMEA has launched Travel Channel on UPC in Austria, following a distribution deal struck between Liberty Global and Scripps last year.… Read more

Cable operators top Netflix Euro-rankings

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Netflix has published its second assessment of internet service providers’ performance in Europe since it launched in a batch of countries in September. In France,… Read more

Liberty Global unifies Swiss and Austrian teams, names customer chief

Frank Zelger

Liberty Global is creating a unified management team for its Austria and Swiss operations, appointing Frank Zelger to the new post of chief customer officer.… Read more

UPC Austria to launch Horizon Go

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria is due to launch UPC’s Horizon Go over-the-top TV service in the country on November 10. Available free to… Read more

UPC Austria adds HD services

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Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Austria has begun distributing the Austrian public broadcaster’s ORF III and ORF Sport+ channels in HD. ORF III HD and… 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