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Liberty Global prepares to sell satellite-TV business - report

Friday 9 November 2018 | 10:45 CET | News
Liberty Global is preparing to sell its satellite-TV business, reports Bloomberg. The company is scaling back on the continent to focus on UK and is preparing to sell its satellite business in Eastern Europe, according to a person familiar with the matter, as it focuses on cable networks in wealthier western markets.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Liberty Global / Orange / UPC DTH / UPC Poland / Vodafone
Countries: Eastern Europe
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