The Russian cable operator ER Telecom has entered into an agreement with the OTT provider ivi.ru.
Internet speeds of 150 Mbps have resulted in uptake of cable internet in Switzerland of over 1 million customers.
Digi TV has been fined HUF5 million (€17,039) by the Hungarian regulator NMHH for illegally removing certain channels from its offer.
Tom Mockridge has been appointed CEO of Virgin Media, subject to the company’s acquisition by Liberty Global, scheduled for early June.
Unitymedia has further harmonized the product portfolio between Unitymedia itself and the Kabel BW footprint. It means that all residential bundled product are now offered with the same broadband speeds and two-year minimum contracts.
East Capital Explorer has agreed to buy a 51% stake in the leading Estonian cable operator Starman from a consortium led by Bankroft Private Equity for approximately €24 million.
Virgin Media’s director of consumer platforms has given details on the improvements made by the cablenet to its implementation of TiVo.
Growing competition from mobile companies in Estonia is fuelling speculation about possible changes of ownership at Starman and STV, the country’s two largest cable operators.