Makedonski Telekom

Deutsche Telekom passes three million TV customers

Deutsche Telekom had 3.024 million TV customers in Germany at the end of June, up 8.9% year-on-year, and up 2.3% quarter-on-quarter. The figure meant that Telekom’s Entertain service passed the three million milestone for the first time during the quarter. The operator said that its service was the only IPTV platform in the German market […]

Macedonian pay TV numbers climbed by 6% last year

Macedonia experienced a 5.6% increase in pay TV subscribers in 2014, according to Macedonia’s Agency for Electronic Communications (АЕК). AEK said that there were 359,000 pay TV subscribers at the end of the year, compared to 340,000 a year earlier. IPTV was the fastest growing pay TV segment, with subscriber numbers growing 12% year-on-year to […]

Deutsche Telekom takes Macedonia all-IP

Deutsche Telekom said that Makedonski Telekom is now the first company within the group with a fully IP-based network, with plans to migrate customers across Europe to IP by the end of 2018.  Deutsche Telekom started migrating Makedonski Telekom’s 290,000 fixed network lines over to its new platform in October 2011 and said that all […]

Makedonski Telekom appoints CEO

Deutsche Telekom-owned Macedonian telco Makedonski Telekom has appointed former Magyar Telekom executive Thilo Kusch as its new CEO.  Kush takes up the role from this week and will also take on the role of president of the board of directors at T-Mobile Macedonia. He joins from Magyar Telekom in Hungary where he was a board member […]

Makedonski Telekom sees strong growth in TV base

Deutsche Telekom-owned Macedonian telco Makedonski Telekom now has over 70,000 customers to its MaxTV service, having grown its base last year by 66% to end December with 66,541 TV customers. Makedonski Telekom said that 11.5% of MaxTV customers currently received the service via its state-of-the-art fibre network. As a promotional offer, the telco is making […]