Portugal’s communications regulator Anacom is to prohibit commercials practices that are designed to that induce consumers into believing that DTT will end and that they will have to subscribe to paid television services in order to continue receiving free-to-air channels.
Portugal’s communications regulator Anacom has launched a publicity drive ahead of a change in the DTT network.
Subscription TV is enjoyed by 86% of TV households in Portugal, according to the regulator Anacom.
Anacom has approved a draft decision that will move DTT from the 700MHz band to facilitate the launch of new 5G broadband and telephony services.
ANACOM has ordered transmission company MEO to reduce annual transmission costs in the DTT sector by 15.16%.
Portugal’s communication regulator has told MEO to reduce its wholesale DTT prices.
Portugal’s telecoms regulator has given MEO, NOS and Vodafone 40 working days to amend offers which it says are in breach net neutrality and roaming rules.
Portugal’s media regulator has delivered a blow to the plans of Altice to acquire commercial TV channel TVI.
The number of subscribers receiving pay-TV via fibre in Portugal has passed the one million mark.
159,000 new pay-TV subscribers were added in Portugal in the 12 months to September 30, 2016.