The Portuguese Competition Authority (Autoridade da Concorrência – AdC) has launched an investigation into the acquisition of Media Capital by Altice.
Orange would be interesting in acquiring PT Portugal should Altice put the company up for sale.
Altice said it plans to separate Altice USA from Altice NV to be effected by a spin-off of Altice NV’s 67.2% interest in Altice USA.
A comprehensive new agreement for the distribution of M6 Group channels and their associated services to SFR (Altice) subscribers has been welcomed by both sides.
The Altice group is on the brink of launching a new DTH platform for France, using the Eutelsat 5 West A satellite.
Altice’s Optimum has added the international version of the Russian entertainment TV channel TNT to its offer.
Michel Combes has resigned from the Altice Group, including his posts as Altice USA Director and SFR Group Chairman and CEO, the company has announced.
Altice USA has unveiled Altice One, a new cloud-based connectivity platform.
Altice’s SFR is continuing its OTT distribution strategy for its sports channels and launches SFR Sport 4K live UHD on Samsung smart TVs.
Altice USA Philippe Le May has been named CTO, and Terry Cordova has been promoted to vice chairman, business development – network & technology services.