ZON TV Cabo adds DTH subs

Portugal's main pay-TV operator ZON TV Cabo reached 412,000 DTH subscribers in the first half of the year. The operator added 3,900 new subs in Q2 compared with 18,200 lost in Q1 and ZON TV Cabo now totals 1.5 million clients.

In general Portugal's DTH market lost subscribers, down 7,000 in Q2 this year compared with 20,000 lost during Q1.

From the economic point of view ZON TV Cabo’s results present it as the triple play operator with highest growth in Europe by registering 391,000 clients in this area, for a penetration of 33% of total subscribers. This is good news because the goal of this figure was to be reached by next year.

As for the number of HD subscribers the operator already reaches 285,400.