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Telia Sweden, Finland may drop Discovery channels on 08 June

Tuesday 23 May 2017 | 12:00 CET | News
Telia Company said that the Discovery channels could vanish from its television line-up from 08 June if current negotiations fare badly. A new agreement could mean worse terms for Telia customers, Telia Sweden said. It said Discovery is trying to limit what customer watch and how, and is combining this with unreasonable price increases.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Discovery Networks / HBO
Countries: Finland / Sweden
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