Digi to acquire Hungary’s Invitel

Cable and pay TV group Digi is to acquire the retail and small business units of Hungarian service provider Invitel from the group’s owner China-CEE Fund. Romania-based Digi, one of the biggest players in broadband and pay TV in the region, is paying approximately HUF43 billion (€140 million) for Invitel Távközlési Zrt, which posted revenues […]

Chinese investors buy Hungary’s Invitel

Hungarian service provider Invitel Group is to be sold to a group of Chinese investors in a deal that values the operator at about HUF63 billion (€205 million). The operator has been acquired by the Chinese investors led by CEE Equity Partners – which managed the China CEE Fund, a US$430 million (€404 million) private […]

Invitel adds Filmbox channels to line-up

Hungarian service provider Invitel has added seven live streaming TV channels from channel provider SPI International/Filmbox to its programming line-up, along with a catalogue of movies, documentaries, sports programming, fashion and music videos on demand. Invitel is to carry three Hungarian movie channels – FilmBox, FilmBox Family and FilmBox HD – as well as the […]