Ziggo’s major shareholders Warburg Pincus and Cinven have sold 14.5% of the Dutch cablenet’s share capital.
KPN has described its TV proposition as “market leading” after taking its share to 19% of the Dutch market.
Chello Zone has signed agreements with the Dutch telco KPN and cable operator Caiway to air the Italian language channel Mediaset Italia.
Ziggo, Holland’s largest cable operator, has reported that the number of digital TV subscribers increased by 20,000 in the second quarter to 2.2 million, representing a penetration of almost 80%.
The Dutch premium football channel Eredivisie Live will launch an HD version of its main channel Eredivisie Live 1 at the start of the new season.
In the past few weeks, Dutch cable operators have announced a number of distribution deals with local broadcasters. These were followed by a press release from the association of cable operators, NLkabel, claiming that 15 local TV stations are now being distributed in digital tiers and that three more local broadcasters will be added before […]