Lithuania


Teo launches Viasat sports and movie packages

Lithuanian telco Teo has signed a deal with MTG’s pay TV operator Viasat to bring various sports and movie channels to its TV platform. Teo’s Gala IPTV service is adding the Viasat Sporta package, offering the Viasat Sport Baltic, Viasat Golf, Viasat Premier League and Viasat Motor channels. Four Viasat movie channels will also be […]

Viasat Motor makes Baltic debut

MTG-backed commercial broadcaster Viasat has launched its pay-channel Viasat Motor in the Baltic region. The channel has secured rights for various motor events, including Formula1, Moto GP, and Nascar. It joins Viasat’s other channels for the Baltic region that include Viasat Sport Baltic, Viasat Golf and Viasat Premier League HD. Viasat Motor SD will be […]

TeliaSonera acquires more shares in Teo

TeliaSonera has acquired more shares in Lithuanian telco Teo. TeliaSonera has completed its acquisition of a further 7.87% stake in Teo from East Capital for €0.637 a share and has acquired a further 6.55% on the open market for the same price, taking its stake in the company to 82.71%. The Swedish-Finnish telco said that […]

TeliaSonera moves on Teo

Nordic telco TeliaSonera has agreed to acquire a 7.87% stake in Lithuanian telco and digital TV provider Teo from East Capital for €38.9 million. TeliaSonera said it will also invite all other shareholders to participate in a voluntary takeover bid for the remaining outstanding shares. The telco will launch a public bid for the remaining […]

Teo offers triple-play bundles

Lithuanian telco Teo has begun offering a bundled triple-play service for the first time. Teo is offering three packages – Namai 1, 2 and 3 – with the Namai 3 product offering combination of it’s the high-speed Zebra internet service, Gala TV and the Neribotas unlimited fixed-line call plan. Namai 3 customers also get two […]

Growth for Teo’s TV business

Lithuanian telco Teo ended the first quarter of 2012 with 154,200 TV subscribers, an increase of 11.4% year-on-year. The company now has a 22.8% share of the country’s pay TV market and a 45% share of the digital TV market. Revenue from TV services reached LTL13.7 million (€4 million), up from LTL11 million for the […]

Teo grows TV base

Lithuanian telco Teo grew its TV subscriber base by 15.2% in the course of 2011, ending the year with 151,000 customers, including 80,000 IPTV customers and 71,000 DVB-T customers. Teo grew its TV base by 4,100 in December. The company’s general manager Arūnas Šikšta said that, with digital switchover in Lithuania set to take place […]

Microvisata launches Viasat Sport package

Lithuanian cable operator Microvisata is launching a new Viasat Sport package for its digital customers. Microvisata is offering Viasat Sport Baltic together with Viasat’s new Viasat Premier League, covering English Premier League football, and Viasat Golf channels. The package will be available free of charge until the end of the month and for €12 thereafter. […]

Teo gets SET for Gala TV

Lithuanian telco Teo has added the Sony Entertainment Television channel to its Gala TV pay TV service. The channel broadcasts series including Sex and the City, Friends, The Tudors and Nip/Tuck. It is available to Gala TV’s digital customers for no additional fees. Sony Entertainment Television is available in about 140 countries, reaching almost 500 […]

Teo adds YouTube to IPTV service

Lithuanian telco Teo has added access to YouTube to its Gala IPTV service. Gala subscribers will be able to use their remote controls to sign into their profiles on YouTube and access lists of favourite videos. Videos will be displayed on the TV screen grouped into categories. YouTube via the TV will be available to […]