The Serbian incumbent Telekom Srbija is close to the end of the acquisition cycle in its home market and in neighbouring Bosnia & Herzegovina (BiH).
The Serbian incumbent has said that it faces “continuous attacks” and a “most brutal campaign”.
The Serbian incumbent Telekom Srbija could be worth up to €4 billion by 2023, according to Vladimir Lucic, its coordinator for the internet and multimedia.
Telekom Srbija has entered the second round of tenders to acquire the Kosovan telco Ipko Communications.
Telekom Srbija is in pole position to buy Ipko Communications, one of the leading providers of telecom services in Kosovo.
Protests have taken place in Belgrade in support of N1, the TV channel that now finds itself at the centre of a dispute between its operator United Group and Telekom Srbija.
Telekom Srbija has claimed that United Media does not want a solution to the dispute with cable operators over the carriage of its channels.
Telekom Srbija has gone from the worst to best performing network operator in Serbia in the space of only two years.
Serbia’s Competition Commission has approved the acquisition of the Banja Luka-based company Financ by Mtel, which is 65% owned by Telekom Srbija.
A+E Networks has expanded the distribution of History and Crime+Investigation in Serbia.