SBS Discovery is buying Sweden’s TV11 from the TV4 Group.
The ProSiebenSat.1 Group is selling its TV and radio business activities in Northern Europe to Discovery Communications.
Swedish commercial channel TV4 is today launching regionalized feeds on its HD channels providing in area news and advertising to all 30 of its local broadcasting areas.
TV4’s catch-up TV service, TV4 Play, is now available on the iPad. The Swedish commercial broadcaster is already on the iPhone, Android devices, and Samsung and LG smart TVs.
Sweden’s TV4 Group posted in best-ever earnings for 2010, buoyed by increased online revenues and a buoyant advertising market. Operating profits of SEK 807 million represented a 26% increase on 2009.