The showdown between the supporters and opponents of Sunrise’s takeover of UPC Switzerland will not take place for the time being: The Swiss telecommunications company pulls the emergency brake and, with approval by UPC parent company Liberty Global, cancels the extraordinary general meeting (EGM) scheduled for October 23, 2019.
German network operator association DNMG offers its more than 200 members music channel Folx TV for distribution via cable and IP.
United Group, the private equity-backed cable company, is holding exclusive talks to purchase Vivacom, Bulgaria’s largest telecoms group.
Tele2 says its integration with Swedish cable network is progressing faster than planned.
The Polish cable operator Toya has unveiled a new platform named Maxx.
In a bid to rescue the uncertain takeover of its subsidiary UPC Switzerland by Swiss telecommunications company Sunrise, Liberty Global is to participate in the capital increase arranged to finance the deal and become a shareholder in the combined entity.
German cable and fibre-optic network operator association DNMG will offer three Ultra HD (UHD) channels from Canadian media company Stingray for redistribution.
The Russian cable operator Akado Telekom has successfully completed the upgrade of its digital TV platform.
Belgian cable operator Telenet will start to discontinue distribution of the analogue radio and television signals on its cable in 2020.
Austrian cable operator Salzburg AG has launched multiscreen TV platform TV Plus based on an end-to-end solution from Austrian IPTV service provider Ocilion.