August 14, 2013 11.28 Europe/London By Julian Clover

Portugal Telecom continues to benefit from a solid performance by its pay-TV service MEO, against the backdrop of a challenging economic environment.
In its second quarter financials the company reported growth of 22,000 homes on the quarter to reach 1,270,000.
Significantly, triple play households grew by 16.7% year on year to reach 894,000 at the end of the quarter.