Communications firm Altice Portugal and public broadcaster RTP have carried out the country’s first television transmission over a 5G network.
Malta’s Melita has been acquired by EQT Infrastructure from Apax Partners and Fortino Capital.
The first 5G service to operate in the UK will launch on May 30th in in London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester.
German telco Deutsche Telekom acquired around 66,000 new customers for its IPTV platform MagentaTV in Q1 2019.
Wolfgang Elsäßer, long-standing managing director of Astra Deutschland and most recently head of TV at Deutsche Telekom, will make a move to Switzerland.
BT Openreach has launched a consultation on the future upgrade of consumers and businesses to so-called ‘full-fibre’ broadband.
German telco Deutsche Telekom will offer more than 900 episodes of series from children’s channel Nickelodeon on the video-on-demand service of its IPTV platform MagentaTV from March 1, 2019.
German IPTV platform Entertain TV continues to be a growth driver for Deutsche Telekom.
Vodafone Deutschland and regional public broadcaster WDR will test how TV and video-on-demand (VOD) content can be broadcast via 5G in Germany.
Swiss telco Swisscom won 52,000 new customers for its IPTV platform Swisscom TV last year.