PT optimistic for the future

Portugal's major telco Portugal Telecom (PT) through its communications subsidiary PT Comunicaçoes, has taken advantage of its presentation to the media of the results corresponding to 2008 to reveal a great deal of optimism for 2009.

Company executive president Zeinal Bava (pictured) said: "the year 2009 will be one of the best ones for us ever". At the same he said the company's television business can still grow to one million subscribers.

At the end of last year PT's Meo operator had a total of 312,000 clients.