TRT World has entered into a partnership with the Maltese telco company Melita.
Melita Italia, a wholly owned subsidiary of Malta-based quad play telecoms operator Melita Limited, will begin providing gigabit broadband in Italy from April 2019.
The proposed merger between Vodafone and the Maltese cable company Melita will now not go ahead, having failed to obtain the approval of the Maltese Competition Authority (MCCAA).
Malta’s operator Melita has chosen ADB to implement the commercial launch of its new TV service.
The Office for Competition, part of the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority, has opened an investigation into the proposed Melita-Vodafone merger.
Apax Partners Midmarket, Fortino Capital and Vodafone have announced an agreement to merge Melita and Vodafone Malta.
Pay TV cord-cutting is now an undeniable phenomenon in a large number of European markets as 12 countries witnessed a decline in overall pay TV uptake in the first quarter of 2014, according to IHS Technology’s latest European pay TV Update.
The Maltese incumbent telco GO has secured the exclusive rights to a total of 380 Barclays Premier League matches a year for the coming three seasons.