Greece’s OTE has confirmed its participation in the auction of Premier League TV rights for the next three seasons (2013-16).
Romtelecom ended the third quarter with 1,231,077 subscribers to its TV services, or 1.9% more than a year earlier.
Deutsche Telekom has ruled out selling its 40% stake in the Greek incumbent OTE.
French-based news channel Euronews is opening up a local news bureau in Athens to launch a dedicated 24/7 Greek language channel.
Greek DTT network operator Digea has selected the Agama TV head-end monitoring solution. The business is conducted in a partnership with regional systems integrator Cybertec.
The Romanian incumbent Romtelecom has posted a surprise fall in TV subscriber numbers, with the 1,207,461 recorded at the end of June being 1.2% lower than a year earlier.
Greece’s imminent transition to digital broadcasting –its six leading commercial stations are due to switch off their analogue signals from their main transmission point in Athens today (July 20) – has raised fears of a shortage of receivers.