Lithuania’s second largest provider of pay-TV and fibre broadband services Cgates has appointed Dovile Filmanaviciute its head of marketing.
Cgates and Discovery have entered into a strategic partnership that will bring the home and gardening channel HGTV to Lithuania.
The 24/7 HD channel Fight Sports has secured carriage on Starman in Estonia, Lattelecom in Latvia and Teo and CGates in Lithuania.
The Finnish telco Elisa is to acquire a 100% stake in Starman, the leading cable operator in the Baltic Republics, for €151 million.
Starman Group’s Cgates has acquired the Lithuanian telco TPG for an undisclosed fee.
Eurochannel has made its debut in Lithuania on Cgates, the country’s second largest provider of TV and internet services.
East Capital Explorer expects to close the sale of its pan-Baltic cable operator Starman to Providence Equity by the end of this quarter.
East Capital Explorer-owned Cgates has acquired the Lithuanian regional operator Kava for an undisclosed fee.
The Lithuanian cable operator Cgates has acquired two companies – JSC Ukmerges TV (Ukmergeje) and UAB Rakaras (Skuode) – for an undisclosed fee.
Cgates, an alternative television and internet provider in Lithuania, grew revenues by 70% in 2012.