United Group’s Telemach has filed a lawsuit against the Slovenian incumbent Telekom Slovenije in the District Court in Ljubljana.
Talks between United Media and the Croatian incumbent Hrvatski Telekom (HT) have successfully concluded.
United Group has reached an agreement with Hrvatski Telekom (HT) and Zagrebacka Banka to acquire a majority stake in the Croatian operator Optima Telekom for an undisclosed fee.
The Bulgarian incumbent Vivacom has increased the size of its Eon video library by over 5,000 titles.
The OTT platform Eon has made its debut in Croatia. As a result, the Sport Klub channels and news-based CNN affiliate N1 are now also available again to viewers across the country, along with the Discovery portfolio, including Eurosport.
United Group’s Greek operation Forthnet is to be rebranded Nova, the name it already uses for its consumer brand.
United Group is to combine Telemach Slovenia and Telemach Croatia into a single business cluster, managed by Adrian Jezina, the current CEO of Telemach Slovenia.
United Group has been very active in the last 18 months and invested €1.8 billion in organic growth.
The Bulgarian incumbent telco Vivacom generated 29% of United Group’s revenues in the first quarter.
Telekom Srbija’s CEO Vladimir Lucic has conceded the telco plans to put an end of United Group’s business in Serbia.