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Sveriges Television (SVT)
Type Broadcast television network
Country Sweden
Availability National
Founded 1956 (as Sveriges Radio TV)
1979 (as SVT)
Slogan Fri television ("Free Television")
Owner Förvaltningsstiftelsen 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

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

Main channels

  • SVT 1
  • SVT 2
  • Kunskapskanalen
  • Barnkanalen

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