Poland’s leading pay-TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat has submitted a bid for a 32% stake in the leading alternative telco Netia. At the same time, it has boosted its content business by buying several thematic channels from ZPR Media.
Heronim Ruta has resigned from the supervisory board of Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat, effective November 30.
The Polish on demand service Ipla has added Ultra HD content from National Geographic to its offer.
The Polish DTH platform Cyfrowy Polsat gained 203,000 (+4.3%) pay-TV subscribers in the year to September 30, ending September with almost 4.883 million.
The Polish national commercial broadcaster TV Puls is threatening to take Cyfrowy Polsat to court.
Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat has signed a long-term agreement with Eutelsat for the lease of multiple transponders.
Poland’s Cyfrowy Polsat enjoyed a good second quarter financially despite posting mixed subscriber figures.
Poland’s Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has completed an investigation into how providers of electronic communications sell their services.
The Polish on demand service Ipla is now available on Toshiba, Hitachi, Telefunken and JVC smart TVs.
The Polish VOD service ipla has added three channels from BBC Worldwide to its offer.