is government-owned but privately operated, and consistently grabs top ratings.
spent the summer losing audience share -- which management ascribed to an annual seasonal effect -- but that is expected to change as it takes advantage of SBS' acquisitions and programming muscle.
plans to keep a minority stake in the web portal and to participate in its future joint development.
Neither SBS nor ITI have elaborated on what they say is an expanded strategy, but ITI CEO Jan Wejchert says it will include using TVN
to build a "powerful multimedia presence.
However, according to the executive, neither TVN
nor Canal+ are willing to sell their holding in the JV, which is currently pending regulatory clearance.
ITI Group, which had previously been hoping to sell its TVN
stake, went for Vivendia[euro](tm)s offer instead of the one tabled by US media giant Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX), which already owns part of another Eastern European TV company, Central-European Media Enterprises, the news agency added.
Across the board, Suss says, "The Polish market is very hot with new players, like (private regional web) TVN
and others, which are going to add a lot of value here.
Desde aproximadamente el ano 2010, TVN
enfrenta un escenario televisivo muy diferente al escenario de la reforma de 1992.
Scripps Networks Interactive (Nasdaq: SNI) announced on Wednesday the stepping down of Markus Tellenbach as president and CEO of Polish media company TVN
This combination of Harmonic and TVN
will, if completed, set the bar for video innovation globally," commented Patrick Harshman, President and CEO of Harmonic.
The company acquired approximately 46% of TVN
shares at a cost of 3,134.