The Croatian operator Telemach has connected the city of Rijeka to its 10 giga fibre-optic network.
The Croatian telco Optima Telekom has officially become part of United Group’s Telemach.
Telemach has covered almost all of Croatia with its 5G network. Furthermore, its high-speed fibre network now reaches 100,000 households.
United Group’s Croatian subsidiary Telemach has completed the acquisition of a controlling stake in Optima Telekom.
United Group’s Telemach Hrvatska says it is acting within the law in using fibre-optic infrastructure inside buildings.
United Group’s Telemach has filed a lawsuit against the Slovenian incumbent Telekom Slovenije in the District Court in Ljubljana.
The Bulgarian incumbent telco Vivacom generated 29% of United Group’s revenues in the first quarter.
Telemach claimed a 30.8% share of the fixed broadband market in Slovenia as of the end of last year, according to figures published by the regulator AKOS.
Telemach has entered into a partnership with Trion Tel to provide joint services in Banja Luka, the second largest city in Bosnia & Herzegovina.
The Association of Cable Operators and Distributors of Bosnia & Herzegovina (AKOP BiH) has called on state institutions to tackle the monopoly status enjoyed by Telemach.