The Ukrainian incumbent Ukrtelecom saw a 35% increase in new connections for its interactive TV service in September thanks to the switch off of analogue services in the country.
A Cypriot court has frozen $820 million of assets belonging to Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man and the owner of the incumbent telco Ukrtelecom.
The Ukrainian incumbent Ukrtelecom has launched a new online on demand service named OGO!TV.
The Ukrainian incumbent Ukrtelecom has posted revenues of UAH4.936 billion (€432.4 million) for the first nine months of this year.
Ukrtelecom’s supervisory board has made two senior management appointments, choosing a new chairman and director.
Ukrtelecom has been acquired by the SCM Group for an undisclosed fee believed by local sources to be in the region of $1 billion (€764.4 million).
The provision of high-speed internet access is proving to be a lucrative business in Ukraine.
Ukraine has approved a new bill that introduces a 3.5% surcharge on the fees charged by operators.
Ukrtelekom is looking into the possibility of launching OTT services.
Having been acquired by Epic, the Ukrainian incumbent telco Ukrtelecom is now effectively owned by five Austrian citizens.