Revenues in Moldova’s electronic communications market fell by 3.2% year-on-year to MDL1.475 billion (€71.2 million) in the first quarter, according to data published by the regulator ANRCETI.
Moldova ended the first quarter with 331,200 pay-TV subscribers, or 0.5% more than three months earlier.
The volume of sales in Moldova’s electronic communications market fell by 8% to MDL6.44 billion (€320.5 million) in 2018, according the regulator ANRCETI.
The number of IPTV subscribers in Moldova increased by 14.1% in 2018 and amounted to 159,200 at year’s end.
SPI International/FilmBox have signed their first channel agreement with Moldova’s StarNet.
IPTV continues to grow in Moldova’s otherwise shrinking pay-TV market.
The fixed broadband market grew steadily in the first nine months of this year, with the number of subscribers at the end of September amounting to 608,100.
Octavian Rau, the director of the Moldovan regulator ANRCETI, has met with representatives of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to identify possibilities for cooperation in the field of electronic communications.
The number of pay-TV subscribers in Moldova fell by 1.8% in the year to June 30.
Octavian Rau has been appointed the new director of the Moldovan regulator ANRCETI.