SPI/Filmbox has launched a new online and STB service called Filmbox OnDemand with Magyar Telekom.
Magyar Telekom remains the leading provider of fixed broadband services in Hungary, while the country’s main alternative telco Invitel is not raising its market share.
Belá Szabó has been nominated the new director of communication of the Magyar Telekom Group, effective May 15.
Zsófia Bánhegyi will leave the position of group communications director of Magyar Telekom on March 31.
Magyar Telekom disconnected 22,000 long-standing, non-paying TV customers in Q4 2016 in its home market Hungary as part of a portfolio cleaning exercise.
Kim Kyllesbech Larsen has been appointed the chief technology and IT officer (CTIO) at Magyar Telekom, effective April 1.
The Hungarian incumbent Magyar Telekom made its self-financed, new generation fixed-line network available to an additional one million homes in the last two years.
Magyar Telekom remains the clear leader in the provision of fixed-line broadband services in Hungary, claiming a market share of 35.5% as of last November.
The Croatian incumbent Hrvatski Telekom has signed a share purchase agreement with Hungary’s Magyar Telekom to buy the latter’s 76.53% stake in the Montenegrin telco Crnogorski Telekom.
András Gyenes has vacated the position of CCO residential at Magyar Telekom and left the company.