SPT to close Viasat Hungary deal after gaining approval

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) is set to finalise its acquisition of Modern Times Group’s (MTG’s) Hungarian Viasat3 and Viasat6 TV channels and Viasat Play VoD service, after gaining regulatory approval. SPT said that it expects to close the deal in the coming days after getting the green light from the Hungarian Competition Authority. The news […]

Sony buys Viasat channels from MTG

Sony Pictures Television has acquired the Viasat3 and Viasat6 free-to-air TV channels in Hungary from the Modern Times Group. The pair of entertainment channels will take SPT’s Hungarian offering to five and they will sit alongside the AXN, AXN White and AXN Black offerings in the Sony stable. Viasat3 is programmed with mainstream movies and […]