Expansionist telecoms group Altice has confirmed its completed the €7.4 billion acquisition of Portugal Telecom from Brazilian owner Oi.
Jens Schulte-Bockum has informed the supervisory board of Vodafone Deutschland of his intention to resign from his position as CEO within the current fiscal year.
Tele Columbus, Germany’s third-largest cable operator, wants to roll out a mobile service in the second half of 2015.
Eircom says its receiving continued traction for its TV service. Ireland’s leading telco now has 37,000 TV customers, representing 26% of customers to its fibre service.
Ofcom is planning to open up the £2 billion market for business broadband.
German telco Deutsche Telekom has won 74,000 new customers for its IPTV platform Entertain in Q1 2015.
After many months of trials Plusnet has taken its YouView service live. It’s offering the PSB-telco platform to customers taking its Unlimited Fibre broadband.
Switzerland’s national telco Swisscom has recorded 36,000 new customers for its IPTV platform Swisscom TV in Q1 2015.
UPC Cablecom has opened up its mobile offer to the whole of Switzerland. The cablenet is offering a SIM-only mobile subscription with no minimum contract period.
German cable operator association Deutsche Netzmarketing GmbH (DNMG) and Swiss internet TV provider Zattoo have signed an exclusive partnership for Germany enabling DNMG’s members to offer their customers IP-based TV products for TV sets, smartphones and tablets under their own brand.