Poverkhnost TV Seeking Investors

ISTIL Group , owner of group of Ukrainian DTH provider Poverkhnost is seeking inverstor in its satellite venture and is interested in selling up to 51% of the shares and to conclude such a deal by Spring 2010 . Beside Russian Gazprom-Media ( owned by Gazprom) that curently owns NTV+ and Trikolor pay TV services other foreign pay TV operators have sjown interest in such a deal , to name British SKY, Poland's Cyfra+ . Poverkhnost currently uses 4 transponders on Eutelsat W4 at 36 degrees east.