Czech DTH take-up soars

By Chris Dziadul

PRAGUE BUSINESS BREAKFAST. A third of Czech homes will be receiving DTH services by the end of 2009, according to Jaromir Glisnik, MD TradeTec (Skylink).

He added that the number of DTH homes had risen by 10% in the past year and that by ASO – due to take place in late 2011—DTH penetration in the country would stand at 40-50%.

Skylink is currently the largest DTH platform in the Czech Republic and second largest in Slovakia, claiming a combined customer total of over 600,000 in the two countries.