Serbia’s Kopernikus Corporation has acquired the national TV stations Prva and O2, along with several other media interests, from Antenna Group for €180 million.
O2 ended the third quarter with 673,000 registered devices for its TV service in the Czech Republic.
The Czech Republic’s O2 TV can expect to see further growth in the take-up of its IPTV and OTT services following the acquisition of exclusive broadcasting rights to several popular sports in the first half of this year.
The Czech Republic’s O2 TV has developed a new generation set-top box.
The Czech incumbent ended the first quarter with 243,000 IPTV and OTT customers for its O2 TV service.
Britain’s four principal mobile operators have bid a combined £1.35 billion in Ofcom’s 5G auction.
The Czech Republic’s TV Prima has begun to offer O2 TV’s paid sports content via HbbTV.
The Czech incumbent O2 ended 2017 with a combined total of 237,000 IPTV and OTT customers for its O2 TV service.
O2 TV has secured exclusive rights to the UEFA Champions League for the Czech and Slovak markets until 2021.
Jindrich Fremuth has been appointed the CEO of O2 in the Czech Republic, effective January 1.