Modern Times Group (MTG) has promoted Ira Gladnikoff to head of Viaplay with immediate effect.
Lithuania’s Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) has confirmed the sale of MTG’s assets in the country to Bité Lietuva.
M7 Group has added electronic sports channel eSports TV to its Austrian HDTV platform HD Austria.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has secured the exclusive Nordic media rights to the FA Cup, the EFL Cup and the EFL Championship on a long-term deal well into the next decade.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has extended the Scandinavian media rights to the UEFA Champions League until 2021.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has increased its ownership in the browser and mobile games developer InnoGames from 21% to 51%, investing €82.6 million for the additional shares.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has completed the sale of its 50% stake in the Czech Republic’s FTV Prima Holding to Denemo Media for €116 million.
Modern Times Group (MTG) has signed an agreement to sell its free-TV, pay-TV, digital and radio businesses in the Baltic region to Providence Equity Partners.
MTG and the Walt Disney Company Nordic have reinforced their agreement by giving Viaplay and Viasat Film subscribers in the Nordic region early access to content from Disney, including Marvel, Lucasfilm and Disney•Pixar.
MTG says Viaplay has made a “promising start” following last year’s launch in the Baltics.