Telenet CEO Duco Sickinghe has emphasized his neutral stance in Liberty Global’s bid for the Belgian cablenet.
Belgian cable operators VOO and Numéricable also have to open up their networks to third parties.
The France Télévisions group will become the main shareholder of TV5 Monde, taking over the shares held by AEF.
The three main Dutch language Belgian broadcasters VRT, VMMa and SBS Belgium are combining forces to launch a common catch-up TV portal.
Telenet has enjoyed a 24% increase in the number of subscribers taking its advanced service of digital TV, broadband internet and fixed line telephony.