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Company typeSociedade Anónima
Founded27 September 1993 (as Cabovisão)
19 September 2016 (as NOWO)
HeadquartersLisbon, Portugal
ProductsLandline, mobile, broadband, television

NOWO[clarification needed] (pronounced "novo") is a Portuguese telecommunications company. It is one of the four triple play operators in Portugal along with MEO, NOS and Vodafone.[1] NOWO's shareholders are Apax France and Fortino Capital since September 2015.[2]

NOWO provides both mobile (with 4G service) and wired telecommunication. It has a fiber optic network of around 14,000 km (~8,700 mi), covering more than 70 municipalities and 200 parishes, with the capacity of providing service to more than 900,000 houses in the central, interior and southern areas of Portugal.


Cabovisão's second logo, used from 2012 until 2016.

The company NOWO is the result of the rebranding of Cabovisão in September 2016.[3]


  1. ^ "ANACOM imposes corrective measures on MEO, NOS, Nowo and Vodafone". ANACOM. 2017-08-01.
  2. ^ Brito, Ana. "Altice vende Cabovisão e Oni à Apax França". PÚBLICO. Retrieved 2017-06-28.
  3. ^ "APDC - Cabovisão passa a NOWO". Retrieved 2017-06-28.