Sveriges Television

Swedish public service

Sveriges Television is the government-operated television station in Sweden. Regular broadcast began on 4 September 1956.

Sveriges Television (SVT)
TypeBroadcast television network
Country
Sweden
AvailabilityNational
Founded1956 (as Sveriges Radio TV)
1979 (as SVT)
SloganFri television ("Free Television")
OwnerFörvaltningsstiftelsen för Sveriges Radio, Sveriges Television and Sveriges Utbildningsradio
Key people
Göran Johnsson, Chairman of the board
Eva Hamilton, Chief executive officer
Launch date
4 September 1956
Former names
Radiotjänst (1956–1957)
Sveriges Radio (1957–1979)
Channels
SVT1, SVT2, SVT24, Barnkanalen, Kunskapskanalen, SVT1 HD, SVT2 HD, SVT Play, SVT World and 12 district channels
Official website
www.svt.se

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