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DirecTV adds 100,000 subscribers in Q4

Tuesday 15 January 2013 | 10:23 CET | News
US satellite TV provider DirecTV added 100,000 net subscribers in the fourth quarter and is still mulling an acquisition of Brazilian operator GVT, reports Reuters. CEO Mike White said DirecTV had a 'good quarter' and that the churn was better than expected. The company's Latin American unit also exceeded expectations in the fourth quarter, White added, without providing specific subscriber numbers. White said DirecTV remained interested in acquiring GVT, further adding that the process was going slower than expected. White said he expects to receive more detail on the sales process from GVT

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: DirecTV / GVT
Countries: Brazil / United States
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