MTG sells Swedish cable operation

The Modern Times Group has sold its stake in Swedish cable TV business Sappa to Finnish telco Anvia for SEK135 million (US$16.8 million). Sappa delivers packages of channels to 350,000 homes in Sweden. Originally known as Svensk Program Agentur (SPA), it was created in 1994 following the merger of several local cable operators. MTG bought […]

Finnish deal for English Club TV

English-language teaching channel English Club TV has secured a deal with Finnish technology provider and aggregator Anvia TV. English Club TV will be included in the Anvia Base, Mix and Mini-Mix packages in standard definition. Anvia distributes TV via a range of local antenna systems and networks. Anvia TV seeks to be a frontrunner in […]