Locked content Play will build 2,500 new base stations in three years

Mobile telco operator Play confirmed that it plans to build 2,500 base stations in the next three years. At the end of 2019, the number of operator base stations should not be the lowest among the main competitors. Play had 7,003 base stations at the end of 2018, in line with the target set. TheR...

Play and T-Mobile Polska with roaming deal until end-2021

Telecom operators Play and T-Mobile Polska have signed an annex to the domestic roaming agreement, which changes the terms of cooperation in 2019-2021 – Play said in a press release. The new terms are to reduce the annual roaming costs on the Play side, but at the same time extend the contract...

Locked content Grupa Azoty and Play to be excluded from MSCI Poland

Grupa Azoty and Play Communications will be removed from the main MSCI Poland Index after the session on November 30, MSCI reported in the interim review of indices. Both companies will move to MSCI Poland Small Cap Index, while Getin Noble Bank will be excluded from it as part of the revision…...

Play Q2 profit beats consensus

WSE-listed telecom operator Play Communications recorded a consolidated net profit of PLN 159.7 million in Q2, above the PLN 171.8 million consensus and way up by 412 percent y/y (30.6 percent q/q growth).

Locked content Play with PLN 153 mln Q1 net profit

WSE-listed telecom operator Play Communications recorded a consolidated net profit of PLN 152.9 million in Q1, below the PLN 164.7 million consensus and way up by 726 percent y/y (7 percent q/q growth). Operating profit was up to PLN 321.7 million representing a 2.7 percent increase. Adjusted EBITDA...

Locked content Play with PLN 143 mln Q4 net profit

WSE-listed telecom operator Play Communications recorded a consolidated net profit of PLN 142.9 million in Q4 vs. PLN 149.5  million profit a year earlier. Operating profit was slightly down to PLN 360.2 million vs. PLN 360.8 million a year earlier. Adjusted EBITDA increased by 1.6 percent y/y to PL...

Locked content Play signs call option deal for Virgin Mobile Polska

WSE-listed mobile operator Play signed a call option agreement to buy Poland’s biggest mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Virgin Mobile Polska in 2020, the company said in a market filing. “These agreements give Play, among others, a call option to acquire all shares in VMP during 2020 at ...

Locked content Play with PLN 187 mln Q3 net profit

WSE-listed telecom operator Play Communications recorded a consolidated net profit of PLN 186.9 million in Q3 vs. PLN 386.4  million profit a year earlier. Operating profit was slightly down to PLN 311.3 million vs. PLN 314.4 million the year earlier. Adjusted EBITDA increased 9.3 percent y/y to PLN...

Locked content Play signs infrastructure deal with UPC

WSE-listed telecom Play signed a deal with cable TV operator UPC on cooperation in providing telecommunication services. According to it, Play will act as an infrastructure operator for UPC, which will launch its own mobile services as a virtual operator (MVNO). “The above transaction is in line wit...