Alcatel-Lucent deploying GPON fibre network in Bulgaria

Alcatel-Lucent has announced that it is working with Bulgarian telco Vivacom to deploy GPON fibre networks to about one million Bulgarian households. Vivacom plans to deliver 100Mbps internet access via the GPON network to subscribers in Sofia, Varna and Plovdiv this year, with other cities to follow. Bernard Moscheni, Vivacom CEO said: “Vivacom is successfully […]

Vivacom launches TV channel

Bulgarian IPTV operator Vivacom has launched its own TV channel. Vivacom Arena will air sports coverage, including tennis tournaments, and movies. It is available free of charge to Extra package customers and can be added to Start and Standard packs for BGN1.90 (€1) per month.

Vivacom boosts HD offering

Vivacom TV, the satellite pay TV service operated by the Bulgarian telecom operator of the same name, is increasing its high-definition service with the addition of factual channel Planeta HD. The move means that Planeta HD is the third high definition station to launch on the service following Viasat Nature HD and Viasat History HD. […]