Commenting on the development, Georgina Twiss, MD Western Europe & Africa at SPI International, said: “SPI/FilmBox and Monaco Telecom have signed a new distribution agreement to enrich the sports package for all subscribers with three diverse, high energy entertainment channels. Definitely an achievement worth sharing”.
Martin Peronnet, CEO at Monaco Telecom, added: “We are proud to include SPI/FilmBox’s channels in our sports TV package. Esport, MMA or high adrenaline disciplines are more and more popular, we are sure our audience will love these new channels”.
Monaco Telecom is owned by the government of Monaco and by NJJ Holding, itself owned by the French entrepreneur Xavier Niel.
Its interests include Epic, leading alternative operator in Cyprus and Vodafone Malta, the leading mobile operator in Malta.