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Altibox reaches distribution deal with Discovery Networks

Monday 1 February 2016 | 13:40 CET | News
Altibox said it has reached a long-term distribution agreement with Discovery Networks for all its channels. It includes Tippeligaen men's football from 2017 and the Olympic Games from 2018 to 2024. Customers will also get Eurosport Norway in their bundle. It said every channel, including TVNorge, MAX, FEM and Discovery Channel, will be included in Altibox's mobile service Altibox TV Overalt as well.

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Companies: Altibox / Discovery Communications
Countries: Norway
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