In Greece, the telco ended March with a total of 149,031 subscribers to its IPTV and satellite services, a 134.7% increase on the same period last year.
Its broadband active retail subscriber total meanwhile rose by a more modest 10.7% to 1,209,955 over the same period.
In Romania, on the other hand, Romtelecom claimed a total of 1,277,494 DTH, IPTV and cable subscribers as of Q1, up 7.3% on a year earlier, while its fixed broadband subscribers numbered 1,217,077, a 5.2% increase on a year earlier.
Romtelecom’s revenues in Q1 were nevertheless 9.2% down year-on-year at €145.5 million, and its operating income (EBIT) 5.1% down at €13.1 million.
OTE as a whole saw its revenues slump by 11.4% year-on-year in Q1 to €1,045.4 million, while its net income fell by 45.6% to €167.5 million.