Monaco Telecom

Xavier Niel ‘close’ to taking majority control of Eir

Xavier Niel, the French telecom entrepreneur and owner of multi-play service provider Iliad Telecom/Free, is close to finalizing a deal to buy a majority stake in Irish telco Eir, according to press reports. According to The Times, a deal could be signed by the end of the year, expected to value the telco at around […]

Monaco Telecom taps Hubee for Replay

Monaco Telecom has tapped Hubee to develop its Replay catch-up application in HTML5 Javascript. Monaco Telecom recently launched Replay as a new offering on its LaBox Monaco Telecom service. The application includes features such as most-watched content along with theme and date filters and parental control. LaBox Monaco Telecom will use Hubee’s Huge platform catch-up […]

Free owner Niel takes majority stake in Monaco Telecom

French telecom entrepreneur and owner of Iliad Telecom/Free Xavier Niel has acquired a controlling stake in Monaco Telecom from Cable & Wireless Communications for €322 million.  Niel used his NJJ Capital investment vehicle to take a 55% stake in the Monagesque operator, which will remain 45% owned by the Principality. Monaco Telecom has about 31,000 […]