KPN is to offer subscribers a bundle that combines Disney+ with ESPN, which holds domestic rights to the Dutch Eredivisie.
The number of TV subscribers in the Netherlands fell by 0.5% to less than 6.9 million in 2021.
The streaming service Viaplay has signed agreements with KPN and VodafoneZiggo ahead of its launch in the Netherlands, which according to its operator will take place on March 1 next year.
The Dutch incumbent KPN and investor APG have agreed to expand the Glaspoort fibre network still further.
The Dutch incumbent KPN has successfully issued a €700 million inaugural sustainability-linked bond.
The Dutch incumbent has concluded a €1bn credit facility, the interest of which is linked to its sustainability performance in the coming years.
The growth of TV and video market is sharply down now that the pandemic is out of the equation year-on-year, according to research by Telecompaper.
Almost half (3.9 million) of Dutch households now have access to fibre-optic services.
The Dutch incumbent KPN has rejected two unrelated and unsolicited takeover bids, concluding that they failed to “provide tangible and material added value” over its recent updated growth strategy.
KPN is broadening its film offer following a new partnership with Pathé Thuis.