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Mediaset pay-TV up 7.7%, adds Eurosport

August 2, 2013

From Branislav Pekic in Rome

mediasetThe Board of Mediaset Group has approved the H1 2013 results with consolidated net revenues of €1.737 million and net profit of €30.1 million. In Italy alone, net revenues were €1.31billion, with net profit of €17.6 million. On the Spanish market, Mediaset achieved net revenues of €427 million and a net profit of €30.1 million.

Mediaset Premium pay-TV revenues were up 7.7 per cent to €280.2 million, compared to €260.1 million in the H1 2012.

Meanwhile, Mediaset and the Eurosport have signed an agreement for the distribution of the Eurosport and Eurosport 2 channels on pay-TV platform Mediaset Premium.

The two Eurosport channels will be available in Italian and in Standard Definition, at no extra cost to subscribers from autumn 2013.

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