TVA?s financial report for the first half of 2003 shows rising sales of Ajato, its broadband Internet service. The number of residential subscribers rose 44% year over year, while expansion in the corporate segment reached 68%, bringing the total number of subscriptions to 20,000. Management says it?s aiming for 90% growth in the year.
The number of pay-TV subscribers didn?t increase in the first half but financial performance improved. EBITDA rose 39% to 29.9 million Brazilian Reals. Sales rose 6% to 116.1m BRL in the period.