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TV 2

TV 2 is Norway’s largest commercial media house and broadcasts news, sports and entertainment through nine tv channels and the streaming service TV 2 Sumo.

Key figures 2017

Revenue: EUR 456 (448) million. Operating profit: EUR 35 (11) million.

TV 2 achieved revenue growth in 2017 and delivered a solid result. TV 2 moved into two new, state-of-the-art media houses in Bergen and Oslo in 2017, increased their viewing shares and was Norway’s largest broadcaster in the 20-49 age group. TV 2 reached the Norwegian population with its coverage of the parliamentary elections, the broadcasting production of the World Cycling Championships in Bergen, and with strong documentaries.

The main channel had a successful year with programme formats such as Celebrity Farm, Dancing with the stars and The Voice. TV 2’s news channel – the only 24/7 news channel in Norway – achieved progress.

TV 2 Sumo is Norway’s largest streaming service in terms of revenue.

The website tv2.no is Norway’s third-largest commercial news site with 1.2m unique visits daily. In 2017, TV 2 applied for a new five-year agreement with the Norwegian state to continue as a public service tv provider – a decision is expected in the first half of 2018.