Viceland to launch in the Netherlands in 2017


Vice’s linear TV channel, Viceland, will launch via Liberty Global-owned operator Ziggo in the Netherlands next year. Vice said that the youth lifestyle and culture… Read more

Content Innovation Awards 2016 – the evening in pictures

Award Winners 2016

BT, Liberty Global, Orange and Sky Italia among Content Innovation Award winners in Cannes

Award Winners 2016

BT, Liberty Global, Orange and Sky Italia were among the winners at Digital TV Europe’s Content Innovation Awards last night, with Fox UK, Endemol Shine… Read more

HBO to shut channels in the Netherlands


HBO is set to close its channels in the Netherlands at the end of the year. The premium pay TV network will cease to distribute… Read more

Ziggo to raise fresh debt


Liberty Global’s Dutch subsidiary Ziggo has signalled its intention to raise new debt to the tune of €3.2 billion. Ziggo Secured Finance will offer €2.575… Read more

EC gives greenlight to Vodafone-Liberty Global JV


The European Commission has cleared Vodafone and Liberty Global’s joint venture in the Netherlands on the condition that Vodafone sell its consumer fixed-line business in… Read more

Liberty and Vodafone reportedly on brink of securing approval


Liberty Global and Vodafone are set to secure EC approval for their planned Dutch joint venture after offering relatively minor concessions, according to Reuters. Citing… Read more

Vodafone UK CEO to lead Liberty joint venture

Jeroen Hoencamp

Vodafone and Liberty Global have said they intend to appoint Vodafone UK CEO, Jeroen Hoencamp, as the chief executive of their 50-50 joint venture in… Read more

Vodafone and Liberty Global offer concessions for Dutch merger


Vodafone and Liberty Global have offered unspecified concessions in an attempt to gain EC approval for the planned merger of their Dutch operations. The pair… Read more

Ziggo adds Italian package


Liberty Global-owned Dutch cable operator Ziggo is to add an Italian package to its Horizon advanced TV service. The TV Italiano package will include Rai… Read more