Tele Columbus Group

PΫUR upgrades homes in Wiesbaden

German cable operator PΫUR – the brand name for Tele Columbus Group – has upgraded some 3,500 homes in Wiesbaden, providing 1GHz bandwidth for a basic internet service without the need for additional payment. PΫUR has extended its supply agreement with local housing association the Gemeinnützige Bau- und Siedlungsgenossenschaft Wiesbaden 1950 – Geno50 – and […]

German cable and pubcasters still at loggerheads over retrans fees

No agreement is in sight between Germany’s biggest cable operators and the country’s public broadcasters over the latter’s refusal to pay retransmission fees for their services. “We seriously believe that our legal position is correct and we are willing to defend it at all levels,” said Kabel Deutschland CEO Adrian von Hammerstein, speaking on the […]