Telmex pay-TV license to boost cable mergers in Mexico

Tuesday 31 May 2011 | 11:26 CET | News
If Telmex receives authorization to offer pay-TV services on the Mexican market, cable market competitors will probably have to merge to stay competitive, Megacable CEO Enrique Yamuni said in an interview with Bloomberg. Mexican cable carriers already compare notes constantly on strategies against Telmex, Yamuni added. They may eventually need to combine to get greater heft to compete against Telmex, the executive said. "For now, we think that we're OK. That doesn't mean that we can stay independent forever", said Yamuni. Telmex has been seeking government permission to offer video service so

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Megacable / Telmex
Countries: Mexico
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