Telenet’s total basic and enhanced video services subscriptions reached 2,062,000 at June 30, 2017.
Belgium’s telecom regulator BIPT and the regional media regulators have called for more regulation of dominant market players such as Telenet and Proximus.
Telenet has formally closed the acquisition of Coditel Brabant BVBA and its subsidiary Coditel Sarl, together SFR Belux.
The Belgian Competion Authority (BCA) has approved the planned takeover of Coditel Brabant and its subsidiary Coditel, together known as SFR BeLux, by Telenet. As a result, the acquisition can be finalised over the coming days.
Belgian cable operator Telenet’s total basic and enhanced video services decreased by 11,100 during the last quarter of 2016, to 2,017,500 at December 31, 2016.
Vice Media said its Dutch version of the linear Viceland channel will launch on March on the Ziggo in The Netherlands and on Telenet in belgium.
Telenet is to extend its cable presence in Brussels, a part of Wallonia and parts of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg through the acquisition of SFR BeLux.
Belgian cable operator Telenet said in its Q3 earnings report that it anticipates further churn of its total number of video subscribers.
Despite Liberty Global’s announcement of a global deal with Netflix, Belgian Telenet customers might be left in the cold.
The number of subscribers to Telenet’s total basic and enhanced video services decreased by 4,100 (H1 2016: 17,800) to 2,037,000 at June 30, 2016.