MTG has completed the sale of its 50% stake in Swedish cable TV company Sappa to Finnish telecom operator Anvia for an enterprise value (on a 100% basis) of SEK 135 million.
Canal Digital has launched its Canal Digital GO iPad app in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
Agama Technologies has been contracted by Watson Nordic, a Finnish OTT multiscreen video service provider, to provide its DTV Monitoring Solution.
Finland’s commercial TV network MTV has begun an extensive restructuring of its business and brands.The broadcaster has announced two strategic partnerships, one with Ericsson and one with Valve; and the division of MTV Oy into two entities, MTV Sisällöt and MTV Oy.
Nautical Channel has expanded in the Baltic region, launching on Ålcom in Finland and STV in Estonia.
Finland’s telco service provider Elisa extends its existing Agama DTV Monitoring Solution deployment to also cover quality assurance of its pioneering OTT service EpicTV.
Sofia Digital has launched an extended EPG using the HbbTV standard on the Finnish Digita DTT network.
Orad and Astucemedia, who provide broadcast graphics solutions and services, have announced that MTV Media Finland is using the Orad/Astucemedia platform to integrate social media networks for the broadcaster’s new Social TV Channel – AVA.
Swedish transmission company Teracom can thank its Danish DTT operations for a growth in annual revenues.
The ProSiebenSat.1 Group is selling its TV and radio business activities in Northern Europe to Discovery Communications.