Cable operator UPC will provide around 300,000 internet customers in Switzerland and Austria with its new-generation modem Connect Box free of charge.
UPC Polska is to appeal against a ruling by the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) imposing a fine of over PLN800,000 (€187,760) and requiring it to reimburse its customers.
The Swiss cable operators have lost 129,000 TV customers in the past 12 months, mainly due to the strong competition with IPTV provider Swisscom.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will roll out the new receiver Sky+ Pro in Germany and Austria with the launch of its Ultra HD offer in autumn 2016.
The Russian cable operator ER Telecom has posted of loss of R21.7 million (€302,000) for the first six months of this year, compared to a net proft of R325.8 million in the same period in 2015.
Austrian media company Mediengruppe Österreich will launch its domestic news channel oe24.tv on September 26, 2016.
The Russian cable operator Akado Telecom will soon begin offering Viasat channels again to its subscribers.
Germany’s third-largest cable operator Tele Columbus has increased its customer base in Q2 2016 by 3,000 to a total of 3.6 million customers.
TDC says it has successfully consolidated YouSee as a single consumer brand in the Danish market.
Virgin Media will relaunch its TV service under the name Virgin TV, CEO Tom Mockridge has confirmed.