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Triple-Play Revenues to Reach US$144 Billion (Digital TV Europe)

Telecoms and cable operators will see their triple-play subscription revenues reach US$144 billion (€106 billion) in 2018, according to new research by Digital TV Research.  The forecast, which covers 97 countries, predicts that triple play revenues – from pay TV, broadband and fixed-line telephony – will increase by US$80 billion compared to the 2012 figure. Triple-play revenues will command 70% of total subscription revenues by 2018, up from 52% in 2012 and 36% in 2008, claims the research, as operators continue to invest heavily in their networks to upgrade their subscribers to bundles…