Multimedia Polska

Multimedia Polska boosts HD offer, begins switching off SD

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska is to boost its HD offering and begin the process of ceasing to simulcast SD versions of channels available in the HD format.  The operator is adding five new H channels to its line-up – TVN24 HD, TVN7 HD, Travel Channel HD, TVN Turbo HD and TVN Style HD – […]

New channels for Multimedia Polska

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added nine new channels to its line-up.  The operator has added Disney Channel to its StartBox, MiniBox, SuperBox and MaxBox packages, while Polsat Romans, Disney XD and Motowizja HD have joined the MiniBox, SuperBox and MaxBox packs. Multimedia Polsat has also added Disney Jr, Comedy Central HD, Polsat Viasat […]

Multi-play boost and mixed results for Multimedia Polska

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska added 46,000 revenue-generating units in the year to the end of September, taking its RGU total to 1.58 million. The operator had 821,200 customers at the end of the quarter, of which 303,200 took two services and 129,400 were triple-play customers. The RGU increase was boosted by the acquisition of […]

Mulimedia Polska adds eight channels to online TV service

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added eight new TV channels to its online service, The operator is adding MTV, Comedy Central, Comedy Central Family, Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., AXN Spin, France 24 and Viasat History/Nature to the service, which offers internet TV and video-on-demand across the country via the web and mobile platforms. The […]

Multimedia Polska makes electrifying offer

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska is to give its TV service for free for a limited period to subscribers who sign up for a combined package of broadband, TV and electricity supply. Multimedia Polska, in common with a growing number of service providers in central and eastern Europe, provides electricity as part of its overall […]

Multimedia Polska steps into insurance business

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has begun offering household insurance packages to its subscribers. The operator is offering five packages of insurance, with premiums deferred for up to a year. Packages are available including insurance against theft, damage to property and civil liability in legal cases. The lowest cost package is available for a premium […]

Multimedia Polska shelves IPO plans

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has called off plans to float on the Warsaw stock market, citing weak demand among potential investors.  According to Bloomberg and Reuters reports, Poland’s number three cable operator called off the IPO plans after initially pricing its offering at PLN950 million (€230 million). Multimedia Polska delisted from the Warsaw stock […]

Chello Zone strikes deal with Multimedia Polska

Chello Zone has secured carriage for its CBS Drama and CBS Europa channels on Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska’s platform. The deal, which represents an expansion of the reach of the channels in Poland, means that the two services will join CBS Reality on Multimedia Polska’s platform. Louise Cottrell, VP affiliate sales for Chello Zone, […]

Multimedia Polska offering home security cameras

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has begun marketing a new range of high-quality home security cameras to its broadband subscribers. The operator is offering a home security solution as part of its DomoWizja packages, including an IP-connected camera equipped with a motion detector that records content in HD-quality H.264 video. Images are stored on a […]

Multimedia Polska RGU increase fails to boost revenues

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska added 23,500 revenue-generating units in the quarter to March but saw revenues flatten. The operator had a total of 1.56 million RGUs at the end of March, boosted by broadband additions. Broadband subs wer 3.8% year-on-year to 513,000. Revenues amounted to PLN175.7 million (€41.9 million) for the quarter, 0.7% down […]