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
CountrySweden
AvailabilityNational
Founded1956 (as Sveriges Radio TV)
1979 (as SVT)
SloganFri television ("Free Television")
OwnerFörvaltningsstiftelsen för Sveriges Radio, Sveriges Television and Sveriges Utbildningsradio
Key peopleGöran Johnsson, Chairman of the board
Eva Hamilton, Chief executive officer
Launch date4 September 1956
Former namesRadiotjänst (1956–1957)
Sveriges Radio (1957–1979)
ChannelsSVT1, SVT2, SVT24, Barnkanalen, Kunskapskanalen, SVT1 HD, SVT2 HD, SVT Play, SVT World and 12 district channels
Official websitewww.svt.se

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