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Orange calls for stricter conditions on Digital+ takeover

Friday 17 April 2015 | 14:51 CET | News
Orange Spain has called on communications regulator CNMC to impose even stricter conditions on Telefonica's proposed takeover of Spanish pay-TV platform Digital+. In a meeting with reporters, Orange Spain's legal and regulation director Julio Gomez referred to the CNMC's draft proposal that Telefonica be required to share at least 50 percent of the content of its premium TV channels with rival operators for the deal to be approved. However, Gomez criticised the proposal, which has yet to be published, suggesting it would allow Telefonica to leave out the most attractive content. "This offer

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Digital+ / Movistar / Orange Spain / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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