Telefónica, Vodafone and Orange are fighting to secure new sports TV viewers in Spain in public establishments such as bars, hotels and restaurants.
Orange has been the biggest beneficiary of Vodafone’s decision to no longer show La Liga and Champions League football in Spain.
Gamma Broadcast Group has announced a new distribution deal with Orange France for its Vivid On Demand service.
Fox Networks Group Spain and Orange have launched the streaming service Fox Now on Orange TV.
Orange has described convergence as the “bedrock” of its strategy, with such services generating €1.7 billion in revenues in Q1 alone.
Orange Polska ended Q1 with a total of 958,000 TV customers, up from 875,000 a year earlier.
Orange plans to invest in expanding its own fibre-optic network in Romania in 2019.
Orange has introduced two new Orange Love converged packages in Poland that include a more comprehensive TV offer.
Eleven Sports has agreed a two-year extension to its distribution partnership with Orange in Belgium and Luxembourg.
Orange Polska saw strong growth in its IPTV customer base in 2018, ending the year with 435,000 customers.