It’s a case of hostilities resumed between French fibre rivals SFR and Bouygues Telecom after the two launched separate connected TV offers within hours of each other.
Altice Europe has announced that SFR FTTH has entered into an exclusivity agreement with Cube Infrastructure Fund and Partners Group regarding the acquisition of 100% of Covage for a total cash consideration of €1.0 billion.
Jacquie et Michel will launch a new adult TV channel in France, securing distribution on Canal, SFR, Orange and Free.
The Autorité de la concurrence has lifted the restrictions placed on Altice, imposed when its subsidiary Numericable acquired the mobile network SFR.
Arris is to bring a connected home experience to SFR subscribers in France.
France’s SFR has announced the launch of a new set-top box.
Coditel Brabant SPRL, operating under the SFR brand, has told trade union representatives and staff that it intends to make the majority of its Belgian workforce redundant.
France’s SFR has launched a new decoder designed to facilitate access to all its premium content on all TVs.
A comprehensive new agreement for the distribution of M6 Group channels and their associated services to SFR (Altice) subscribers has been welcomed by both sides.
The Altice group is on the brink of launching a new DTH platform for France, using the Eutelsat 5 West A satellite.