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Telefonica confirms Digital+ interest

Friday 28 February 2014 | 11:37 CET | News
Telefonica's chief operating officer Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete has confirmed the company's interest in acquiring satellite pay-TV platform Digital+ from Spanish media group Prisa, reports Expansion. "We are highly attentive to all developments in the pay-TV sector in Spain," said Pallete, adding that the company is making "a huge effort in the TV sector in Spain, with content purchases and strong investment." However, he also cautioned that Telefonica was not the only operator interested in Digital+ and that what may occur was "uncertain". Prisa has given fellow shareholders Telefonica and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Digital+ / Mediaset / Prisa / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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