Moldova ended the first quarter with 267,230 pay-TV subscribers, or 3,600 fewer than in the corresponding period last year.
Moldova’s pay-TV market declined for the third year in a row in 2016.
Moldova’s Ministry of Information Technology and Communications has submitted a report to the government on the transition from analogue to digital broadcasting.
Moldova’s fixed internet access market grew by 2.6% in the first nine months of this year to 548,000 subscribers.
Moldova has launched its first DTT service, offering eight TV channels to 80% of the population.
The Moldovan incumbent Moldtelecom is making a number of changes to its IPTV offer this month.
Orange has agreed to buy a 100% stake in Moldova’s leading cable operator Sun Communications for an undisclosed fee.
The Moldovan public broadcaster Teleradio-Moldova has launched its second TV channel today (Tuesday, May 3).
The number of subscribers receiving paid digital TV services in Moldova rose by 3.8% in 2015 to 138,100, according to data published by the regulator ANRCETI.
Orange could be set to enter the Moldovan TV market by buying the country’s largest cable operator.