The Romanian incumbent Romtelecom has posted a surprise fall in TV subscriber numbers, with the 1,207,461 recorded at the end of June being 1.2% lower than a year earlier.
The Romanian cable operator Digital Cable Systems (DCS) has decided to undertake major restructuring by October 1.
Liberty Global’s UPC has entered into a strategic partnership with CME in Romania.
Romania’s RCS&RDS continues to grow its cable subscriber base through the acquisition of smaller operators.
George Makowski has today (August 1) vacated the position of executive commercial director for the business segment at Romtelecom.
Romtelecom and Cosmote Romania have launched a TV Everywhere product.
Romtelecom is to ask several hundred thousand of its internet subscribers in Bucharest if they would like to switch to fibre – and thereby receive much improved services – for free.
The Indian channel Bollywood HD will make its debut in Romania on August 1.
The Romanian DTH platform Focus Sat had a turnover of €11.5 million in 2011, or 24% less than a year earlier.
Romania’s RCS&RDS gained 200,000 cable subscribers by acquiring smaller networks in 2011.