CTC Media

MTG completes sale of CTC stake

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Modern Times Group (MTG) has completed the sale of its 38% stake in Russian broadcasters CTC Media. The Swedish-based free and pay TV group received… Read more

Nasdaq to delist CTC Media for failing to follow rules

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CTC Media has confirmed that the Nasdaq will delist the company from the stock market after the Russian media firm failed to meet listing rules.… Read more

MTG set to cash out of CTC Media

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Modern Times Group (MTG) is set to receive US$123 million in cash for its 38% stake of Russian broadcaster CTC Media, after CTC announced the… Read more

CTC merger reorganisation moves forward, following sale

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CTC Media has received a licence from the US Treasury Department authorising it to proceed with its previously announced cash-out merger deal. In a statement,… Read more

CTC Media in digital audience measurement initiative

Yuliana Slashcheva

Russian broadcaster CTC Media has teamed up with audience measurement specialist TNS Russia and technology provider Vi to offer advertising space based on measurement of… Read more

CTC Media launches Domashny TV International


Russian broadcaster CTC Media has launched an international version of its female-focused thematic channel Domashny TV. Domashny TV International is now available via SES’s Astra… Read more

CTC Media receives final payment for 75% stake sale

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CTC Media has now received the received the final tranche of payment for its sale of a 75% stake in the company to Russia’s UTV… Read more

Sony sells 80% of Russian channels operation

Vladimir Khanumyan

Sony Pictures Television has offloaded 80% of its Russian channels operation to comply with new foreign ownership laws in the country. SPT is the latest… Read more

Stockholders back CTC Media sale

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CTC Media’s stockholders approved the sale of 75% of the company to Russia’s UTV Management at a special meeting held yesterday. The sale to UTV… Read more

Russian government approves CTC Media sale

Yuliana Slashcheva

The Russian government has given the green light to CTC Media’s planned sale to UTH Russia-affiliated UTV Management. The Russian Government Commission responsible for the… Read more