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NMHH’s Mátrai to leave by mutual consent

Gábor Mátrai, the vice-president of communications at Hungarian media and telecom regulator the NMHH is to leave the organisation by mutual consent. Mátrai’s departure follows the appointment by Hungarian premier Viktor Orbán of Mónika Karas as president of the NMHH, following the death of the previous president Annamárai Szalai. Mátrai was last year named as […]

Hungarian regulator fines Digi for Discovery removal

Hungarian media regulator the NMHH has fined pay TV operator Digi for removing Discovery Channel from its line-up without giving sufficient notice to subscribers. The regulator found that Digi had removed Discovery from its packages without prior notice, breaking the terms and conditions of its agreement with subscribers. The operator was fined HUF5 million (€17,000).

Hungarian digital TV subscriptions climb

The number of households in Hungary with digital TV subscriptions climbed 1.7% year-on-year in March, according to data released by Hungary’s Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH). Subscription figures climbed from 1.863 million households in March 2012 to 1.895 million in March this year, said NMHH. Satellite subscribers accounted for 915,895 of the digital total with […]

Hungary’s NMHH updates broadband picture

Hungary had 2.169 million fixed broadband connections at the end of November, led by cable with 876,000 homes, according to the latest survey by regulator the NMHH. According to the survey, xDSL lines numbered 775,000 at the end of the month, with FTTx connections numbering 317,000. Magyar Telekom was the leading service provider with a […]

Hungary’s digital subscriber base on the rise

Hungary had 1.748 million digital TV subscribers as of the end of June, out of an estimated universe of 3.2 million TV subscriptions, according to figures provided by regulator the NMHH. The country had a total of 2.849 TV subscribers at the end of the month, meaning 61.4% took digital services, up from 61.3% for […]

Hungarian regulator provides digital update

Hungary had 1.707 million digital TV subscribers as of the end of March, out of an estimated universe of 3.222 million TV subscriptions, according to figures provided by regulator the NMHH. The country had 1.863 million cable and IPTV subscribers, based on figures from the 10 largest players, of which 1.138 million were analogue and […]