Cyfrowy Polsat denies web portal interest

Polish pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat has denied it is interested in buying domestic web portal Wirtualnej Polski from France Telcom-owned Polish telco TPSA.  In a statement issued Friday, Cyfrowy Polsat said that though some synergies could be identified between Wirtualnej Polski and its own Ipla OTT web service, the pricetag of the Wirtualnej Polski assets […]

TPSA sees TV base grow, but hit by profit dip

Polish telco TPSA grew its TV subscriber base by 11% in 2012 to end the year with 706,636 customers. The company’s retail broadband base remained flat at 2.345 million. Fixed segment revenues fell by 3.2% to PLN7.836 billion (€1.88 billion). TPSA’s overall profit was down on expectations thanks in part to a decline in average […]

TPSA to turn Orange

Polish telco and pay TV operator TPSA will begin marketing its services under the Orange brand by the end of June. T he France Telecom-owned company said the rebrand was in keeping with the convergence of fixed and mobile services. TPSA said it hoped the Orange brand would have positive impact on its revenues and […]

Mixed picture for TPSA TV service

France Telecom-owned Polish telco TPSA had 615,000 TV customers at the end of the last quarter, up 23.8% year-on-year. Growth came from TPSA’s DTH service, which had 506,000 customers at the end of the quarter, up from 383,000 a year earlier. However the operator’s IPTV base fell year-on-year from 114,000 to 109,000. Customers with TPSA […]