Sport TV stops distribution on Nowo

Monday 12 November 2018 | 10:57 CET | News
Portuguese premium sports platform Sport TV announced it will no longer distribute its channels on cable TV operator Nowo, justifying its decision with the "high debt" outstanding at Nowo, reports Jornal de Negocios. For its part, Nowo accused Sport TV of unilaterally cancelling its services, because the operator did not accept the new conditions presented by the content provider, namely a 15 percent increase in the costs of its services. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Altice Portugal / Eleven Sports / Meo / Nos / Nowo / Vodafone Portugal
Countries: Portugal
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