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Luxembourg backs Virgin Orbit

Luxembourg is a satellite-friendly nation. The country is already the home of SES and the formal domicile of Intelsat. Luxembourg has now signed a Letter of Intent with Virgin Orbit to help bring Virgin’s air-launch business to the country. Luxembourg’s deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, François Bausch and Virgin Orbit signed a Letter […]

October 20, 2022

Wa’ed Ventures takes stake in Luxembourg start-up

A division of Saudi Aramco, Wa’ed Ventures, has taken an investment in a Luxembourg-based hi-tech start-up. Luxembourg-based 5G Internet of Things (IoT) satellite operator OQ Technology has sought a €13 million series A funding round, along with Phaistos Investment Fund, managed by 5G Ventures from Greece. OQ Technology will use the funds to grow its […]

September 5, 2022By Chris Forrester

Luxembourg: Alteox delivers channels to Visual Online

Alteox Media Consulting has signed an agreement with Visual Online to deliver TV channels to the internet provider’s new TV service in Luxembourg. Under this agreement, Alteox will deliver linear channels TV signals via its Cloud-based TV Headend service, which has over 400 channels available for restreaming, as well as become a content acquisition partner […]

July 20, 2022

Millicom putting $700m into Central America

Luxembourg-registered (but mostly Swedish-owned) Millicom has decided to invest $700 million (€671) into broadband and cellular projects in Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. Millicom has won the support of US Vice-President Kamala Harris which has endorsed other projects and which has seen $1.9 billion pledged as investments, which includes Millicom’s commitment. The White House in […]

June 13, 2022

Integrasys opens Luxembourg office

Integrasys founded Integrasys SARL, and opens the new Luxembourg facility in Kirchberg, Luxembourg financial district. Integrasys SARL is responsible for commercializing Integrasys technologies in the heart of Europe and innovating in R&D. The software company has ambitious expansion plans, to achieve a major presence globally. This next step has been Luxembourg, as Integrasys sees great […]

May 24, 2022

SES rescues 5G satellite constellation

Back on March 17th, it was reported that the Luxembourg government had mislaid an application from Luxembourg Space Telecommunications (LST) to create a 62-satellite constellation (Cleosat) of low Earth orbiting satellites. The initial request was made back in 2015 but sometime subsequently LST corporately vanished into thin air. SES Astra has stepped into the breach […]

May 12, 2022

RTL Play gets new apps from Alteox

Alteox, a digital media and ICT consulting company specialising in the development of White Label ICT and VoD products, has developed several new applications for RTL Luxembourg’s streaming service RTL Play expanding its distribution to new OTT platforms globally. RTL Play, the audio and video platform for Luxembourg, is the home of all RTL TV […]

May 3, 2022

Euronews launches new apps with Alteox

Alteox, the Luxembourg-based digital media, VoD, and SmartTV App development company, has announced its partnership with Euronews under which the technology provider has developed and launched two digital products for the news broadcaster. The products are an application for Linux’s operated STBs (B2B2C) and an Android TV application for the Google Play store (B2C). The […]

April 20, 2022

Report: Amazon Channels struggle in Europe

Despite being available in Europe for almost five years, Amazon Channels remains somewhat unknown in the European OTT landscape, suggests a report from Dataxis. Originally launched in May 2017 in the UK and Germany, the service experienced two waves of expansion across 2019 with France, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, and at the end of 2020 […]

April 12, 2022

ITU toughens up on late satellites

It might be logical to think that coming out of a two year pandemic – which saw staff and logistical problems for satellite operators and the companies building their new satellites – might offer a reasonable excuse for missing launch deadlines. ‘Not so’, implies the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). The ITU has firmly rejected applications […]

March 28, 2022