Tag Archives: Modern Times Group

MTG launches four new channels in Seychelles

European broadcaster, Modern Times Group (MTG), has launched four factual pay-TV channels in the Republic of Seychelles via cable operator Intelvision. The four new channels, namely- Viasat Crime, Viasat Explore, Viasat History and Viasat Nature, which will be a part of Intelvisions bouquet, was earlier launched in Malawi, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. This [...]

MTG Africa brings Armoza’s Package to Ghana, Tanzania

The African arm of Swedish broadcaster, Modern Times Group (MTG), has acquired rights from Israel-based format producer and distributor, Armoza Formats, to produce local versions of its factual entertainment series, The Package, in Ghana and Tanzania. MTG Africa will air the adaptations of the format in English on Viasat1 in Ghana, and in Swahili on [...]

MTG sees 45% growth in Ghanaian sales

Swedish entertainment broadcasting company, Modern Times Group (MTG), which operates FTA and pay-TV channels in Europe and Africa, announced sales for the Groups Viasat1 channel in Ghana grew by 45% in the three months to end-September. Viasat1 is the second largest commercial TV-channel in Ghana and MTG stated it has continued to increase its share [...]