Liberty Global’s acquisition of Unitymedia in January has impacted strongly on its Q1 results. The UPC Broadband Division has posted revenues of $2,178.9 million (€1,710.2 million) for the quarter, an increase of 28.4% on the same period in 2009.
UPC has confirmed that its DTH platform UPC Direct will have a significantly improved offer from May 1.
BUCHAREST BUSINESS BREAKFAST: UPC will introduce HD channels on its UPC Direct service in Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia on May 1.
The Liberty Global-owned DTH platform UPC Direct will significantly improve its offer from May 1.
UPC Broadband has centralised its Central European DTH business through a new SARL company based in Luxembourg.
BROADBAND TV NEWS EXCLUSIVE: UPC Direct will share channels with the Nordic satellite platform Canal Digital when it moves from Astra to the One West orbital slot early in 2010