June 16, 2020 / 11:09 AM / 2 months ago

BRIEF-Sky Italy unit says mobile services not in its plans

June 16 (Reuters) - The head of Sky’s Italian unit Maximo Ibarra says:

* COMCAST’S SKY HAS INVESTED 230 MILLION EUROS TO LAUNCH BROADBAND SERVICE IN ITALY

* COMCAST’S SKY HAS SIGNED DEAL WITH SWISSCOM’S FASTWEB TO PROVIDE BROADBAND SERVICES TO CLIENTS IN AREAS NOT YET COVERED BY OPEN FIBER

* MOBILE SERVICES NOT IN CO’S PLANS

* THINKS LONG TERM DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR OPEN FIBER WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED REGARDLESS OF ITS INVESTORS

* CO NEEDS REQUEST FROM SOCCER LEAGUE TO BE ABLE TO BROADCAST REMAINING SERIE A MATCHES IN FREE-TO-AIR, CO OPEN TO DO SO

* SINGLE WHOLESALE BROADBAND NETWORK BEST OPTION FOR ITALY, MUST NOT BE CONTROLLED BY VERTICALLY-INTEGRATED PLAYER (Reporting by Milan newsroom)

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