Romania's pay-TV subscribers up 4% to 7 mln in 2015

Friday 20 May 2016 | 16:54 CET | News
Romania's number of subscribers to paid audio-visual programme retransmission services rose 4 percent year-on-year in 2015 to over 7 million, according to a report by telecommunications authority Ancom. The majority are subscribers of cable networks, almost 4.6 million or 65 percent of the total, followed by DTH with 2.4 million customers (34 percent) and IPTV with 80,000 subscribers (1 percent). The penetration rate of audio-visual services at the household level exceeded 94 percent. Cable subscribers rose by 3.8 percent in 2015, DTH subscribers were up 4.3 percent and the number of IPTV

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Countries: Romania
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Romanian paid TV customers up 3% to 7.3 mln by end-2016

Published 26 May 2017 14:53 CET | Romania
Romania's number of subscribers to paid audio-visual programme retransmission services in Romania were up by 3 percent to 7.3 ...

Romania gets two bids in DTT auction

Published 01 Feb 2017 14:48 CET | Romania
Romania's telecommunications authority Ancom announced that two local companies submitted application files for its fourth ...

Orange Romania steps into fixed services territory

Published 19 May 2016 11:47 CET | Romania
Orange Romania launched fibre-optic internet services, fixed voice and digital cable television services in the cities of ...

Vodafone Romania to enter TV market

Published 10 May 2016 17:14 CET | Romania
Vodafone Romania added the broadcasting of radio and TV programmes to its secondary object of activity, writes local paper Ziarul ...

UPC Romania's investment budget for 2016 set at EUR 50 mln

Published 16 Feb 2016 16:09 CET | Romania
UPC Romania has an investment budget of around EUR 50 million for 2016, money that can be used for innovation, expansion and ...

Romanian TV subs up 4.5% to 6.8 mln at end of H1

Published 23 Dec 2015 13:44 CET | Romania
Romanian subscribers to audio-visual programme retransmission services provided on commercial basis increased year-on-year by 4.5 ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Oct Facebook Q3
25 Oct Dtac Q3 2021
25 Oct Calix Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct NENT Q3 2021
26 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2021
26 Oct Corning Q3
26 Oct TIM Brasil Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
26 Oct Samsung Developer Conference
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct FCC meeting
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2021
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
::: More Calendar Items