UPC Slovakia

UPC Slovakia adds HBO Go

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Slovakia has added HBO Go to its line-up. The HBO multiscreen service will provide UPC Slovakia subscribers to HBO’s premium channel with access to content on multiple screens, including smartphones, tablets and smart TVs. The service will offer over 1,700 hours of premium content, allowing users to access HBO’s video […]

Seven up for UPC Slovakia

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Slovakia has added seven new TV channels to its platform, including four HD services. The operator is adding HBO HD services HBO2 HD, HBO Comedy HD, Cinemax HD and Cinemax2 HD, alongside three channels new to the platform – music service FajnRock TV, football channel Spartak TV and motorsports channel […]

UPC Slovakia adds Bratislava city channel

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Slovakia has added Bratislava local channel Staromestská TV to its programming line-up covering the greater Bratislava area. The channel will air 24-hours a day on both analogue and digital tiers, offering programmes about the life and activities of the capital’s Old Town. The inclusion of Staromestská TV adds to an […]

UPC Slovakia expands triple-play availability

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Slovakia has extended its triple-play offering to the city of Rožňave in southern central Slovakia. The latest addition brings to 28 the number of cities in which the operator provides digital TV, high-speed internet and telephony services, out of a total of 42 in which it operates across the country. […]

UPC Slovakia launches news package

Liberty Global-owned UPC Slovakia has launched a new TV package of nine news channels, comprising CNN, BBC, CNBC, Euronews, Deutsche Welle, France 24, Russia Today, TV5 and TV8. The package is available for €1.90 a month for entry package customers, while basic package subscribers will receive the service for free. The cable operator has also […]

UPC Slovakia adds seven channels

Cable operator UPC Slovakia has added seven new TV channels to its offering. According to the Liberty Global-owned operator, the addition of STV2 HD, Dajto HD, ČT/ ČT art, Animal Planet HD, CNBC, Crime & Investigation and Fightbox HD takes the number of channels on the platform to over 150, including 20 in HD. STV2 […]

CNBC to launch in Slovakia

CNBC is to launch on UPC Slovakia’s platform from September 2. The news channel will be available as part of UPC’s Digitálna Televízia Basic package. The deal is the first for CNBC in Slovakia. Antony Lilleyman, vice-president of commercial, EMEA at CNBC said, “Our agreement with UPC Broadband enables viewers in Slovakia to watch the […]

UPC Slovakia claims victory in dispute with Antik Telecom

Cable operator UPC Slovakia has claimed victory in a regulatory dispute with Košice-based service provider Antik Telecom. The Slovak telecom regulator has ruled that UPC Slovakia had no obligation under the current law to provide its TV services over Antik Telecom’s network. According to the Liberty Global-owned operator, Antik earlier refused to enter into negotiations […]

UPC Slovakia adds music channels

Liberty Global-owned cable operator UPC Slovakia is adding two new music channels to its line-up. The operator has added music channel Šláger TV, which airs folk songs and brass band music from the Czech Republic and Slovakia. A second channel featuring Czech favourites will be added from today. Today also sees the withdrawal of ESPN […]

New women’s TV channel for Slovakia

Slovakian production company JOJ Media House has launched a new female-focused TV channel, TV Wau. The lifestyle channel will be available on platforms including cable service UPC Slovakia, which will air it on its entry-level digital package as well as its basic and exclusive digital packages, and satellite service Skylink, which will include it in […]