Sweden’s Com Hem has said that failure to reach an agreement with Telia’s TV4 Media could result in Com Hem and Boxer viewers no longer being able to watch TV4 channels and C More from 23.59 on October 30.
Telia has taken a hit of over three and a half million Swedish Kronar after it agreed to sell its stake in Turkcell.
Customers to the Telia-owned network Get can view channels in the TV 2 family once more.
Markus Messerer has been appointed SVP, chief of strategy, innovation & head of global business at Telia Group.
Telia Company has agreed to sell its 47.1% stake in Turkcell Holding to the state-owned Turkey Wealth Fund for $530 million.
Christian Luiga, CFO and previously acting CEO and president at Telia, has submitted his resignation and informed the board and new CEO and president Allison Kirkby that he will leave the company.
Telia’s TV business in Scandinavia and the Baltics Republics had a mixed first quarter.
A new agreement has been signed between Discovery Networks and Telia, returning the Discovery’s channels to Swedish TV homes.
Telia ended the fourth quarter with 861,000 TV subscribers in its home market Sweden.
Com Hem is crying foul over the bundling of rights by Telia in the auction ordered by the European Commission as part of the telco’s acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting.