TPSA reports strong TV growth

France Télécom-owned Polish telco TPSA had signed up 200,000 IPTV subscribers by the end of the first quarter, representing 75% growth for the first three months of the year.

TPSA said that the success of its TV service contributed to strong fixed-line broadband performance relative to other activities, including mobile in particular. The group had 2.243 million retail broadband customers at the end of March, up from 2.101 million a year earlier. TPSA’s overall broadband sector revenue for the quarter was PLN390m (€86m), up 12.4% year-on-year.

TPSA’s first-quarter revenue fell by 1.8% to PLN2.582bn. EBITDA fell to PLN1.657bn from PLN2.009bn.