Cablecos set to launch telephone services

6 Jul 2004

According to a report released by Mexican cable TV industry chamber Canitec, cable companies in the country are ready to launch voice telephony services, having invested around USD500 million in their networks. Companies rumoured to be interested in offering phone services include Megacable, Cablemas, Grupo HEVI, Telecable, TV Internacional and Cablevision. Telmex currently controls around 95% of phone lines in the country.