Telia’s Lithuanian subsidiaries Teo, Omnitel and Baltic Data Center have been merged into a single company named Telia Lietuva.
Telia has selected the VIP4302 set-top from Arris to deliver IPTV services to its TV and streaming customers in Sweden and Finland.
Telia’s TV business was one of the better performers in what was an otherwise challenging third quarter for the Swedish company.
Telia has agreed to sell its 76.6% stake in the Spanish operator Yoigo to Masmovil, one of the leading mobile operators in Spain, for an enterprise value of €625 million.
Swedish media has reacted angrily to a ‘zero-rating’ campaign by Telia and Facebook that allows internet users to surf social media sites without it impacting on any allowance. In this instance, Facebook.
MOTOROLA VIDEO LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE – Stockholm. Swedish IPTV provider Telia is challenging studios to shorten the window for theatrical movies. “We are ready to experiment,” said Kent Johnsson, VP consumer marketing at Telia.
Around 36% of TeliaSonera’s broadband customers now subscribe to its IPTV offer, but the Swedish telco has reported a second quarter dip in TV households.