Orange Poland

Eleven Sports launches 4K service in Poland

Sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has launched a 4K UHD version of its flagship channel in Poland in partnership with Orange Polska. Eleven Sports 1 in 4K will offer coverage of Bundesliga, LaLiga, Serie A and Ligue 1 football and Formula One motorsport among other sports properties. The channel will be available to Orange’s IPTV subscribers […]

Multimedia Polska sells energy unit

Orange Poland has agreed to acquire Multimedia Energia, the energy utility arm of Gdynia-based cable operator Multimedia Polska for PLN37 million (€8.7 million). Liberty Global-owned UPC Poland is in the process of securing regulatory approval for the acquisition of Multimedia Polska, the number three cable operator in the country. Liberty Global agreed to acquire Multimedia […]

SPI International launches FilmBox Live VoD with Orange Poland

Orange customers in Poland can now access SPI International’s FilmBox Live VoD app via their mobile accounts with zero data charges. The move gives Orange subscribers unlimited access to the FilmBox Live service, enabling them to watch FilmBox content on PCs, laptops, smart TVs and PlayStation game consoles. SPI International is offering a range of […]

1+1 International extends Polish reach with Orange

Ukrainian broadcaster 1+1’s international channel 1+1 International is now available on Orange Poland’s platform. The deal with Orange give 1+1 International coverage of the entire territory of Poland via IPTV and DTH. Orange TV has about 700,000 subscribers in the country. 1+1 International TV channel is available in Poland via Eutelsat’s Hotbird at 13° East […]

New CFO for Orange Poland

Orange Poland has handed chief financial officer responsibilities to group controller Maciej Nowohońskiego following the resignation of CFO Jacques de Galzain on the expiry of his mandate. Orange Poland president Bruno Duthoit will nominate Nowohońskiego to be appointed to the company’s board at its next meeting on march 13.

O2 to take control of number two Polish web portal

Orange Poland has struck a deal to sell its Wirtualna Polska (Virtual Poland) web portal to O2 for PLN375 million (€90 million).  O2 is acquiring the portal with finance provided by private equity group Innova Capital’s European Media Holding. Orange said the sale was in line with its strategy of focusing on its core business. […]

Orange Poland launches triple-play bundle with 300Mbps internet

Orange Poland has launched a new bundled service including 300Mbps internet, over 100 TV channels, multiroom and unlimited landline calls. The launch of the service follows a trial that made it available to about 1,000 subscribers in Warsaw. Monika Torbińska , director of marketing for residential services, said that the operator had been pleased with […]

Orange offering full range of nc+ services

Orange Poland is now offering the full range of nc+ services to its customers. Orange subscribers can now chose to subscribe to the Canal+ Platinum service with 128 channels including 41 HD services and six premium channels, including sports and movies services. The Universe+ option provides free access to the Canal+ Silver package of Canal+ […]

Orange Poland to nominate new board members

Orange Poland is set to propose four new members for its board at its annual general meeting on April 11, including former Polish finance minister Mirosław Gronicki.  Gronicki held the minister of finance post between 2004 and 2005 and is currently working as an independent consultant to Goldman Sachs International, asset manager Brevan Howard and […]