Eutelsat revenues rise over 7% in H1 to EUR 774.4 mln

Wednesday 17 February 2016 | 10:21 CET | News
Satellite operator Eutelsat said revenues for its first half to end December were in line with expectations at EUR 774.4 million, up 7.1 percent from the year before, or 1.5 percent on a like-for-like basis. The company also announced that the number of channels broadcast by Eutelsat satellites crossed the 6,000 mark by the end of December, up 4.6 percent (or 263 channels) from the year before. HD penetration was at 12.6 percent from 11.4 percent the year before.

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