Vodafone has already created a team to prepare an integration strategy with UPC Romania.
Increased competition and the decision not to renew unprofitable football rights had a detrimental effect on Vodafone in Spain in the half ending September 30.
Tele Columbus, the third-largest German cable operator, rejects the planned acquisition of Unitymedia by Vodafone.
German cable operator Unitymedia aims to provide over 1.3 million households with its DOCSIS 3.1-based 1Gbps high-speed internet access by the end of 2018, CEO Winni Rapp told Broadband TV News.
The Federal German Cartel Office intends to examine the takeover of German cable network operator Unitymedia by telecommunications group Vodafone itself and has requested the European Commission to refer the case to the German authority.
The first official 5G transmissions in the UK have gone live from the Vodafone site in Greater Manchester.
German cable operator association FRK calls for tough conditions from the competition and regulatory authorities to be imposed on Vodafone in the antitrust review of the planned acquisition of Unitymedia.
Vodafone has deployed the Nagra Security Services Platform (SSP) to secure its multi-network service Vodafone TV in several countries. They include Italy, Greece, Spain and New Zealand, with more in Europe, including CEE, to follow.
Following the removal of many third-party channels, most recently RTL’s pay-TV channels, Sky Deutschland has decided to keep the Turner channels on its platform.
Vodafone has extended its strategic partnership with Russia’s MTS until the end of 2020.