DTH growth, ad fall for TVN

By Chris Dziadul

The Polish DTH platform n had 556,000 signed up clients and its sister service TNK 200,000 customers in April this year.
TVN meanwhile saw its share of the ad market fall by 5.3% year-on-year in Q1 2009.

Although that for the TV ad market specifically was down by 1.2%, it still accounted for 34% of spend among the main TV groups, which was higher than both Polsat (28%) and TVP (33%).

Subscriber figures for its main thematic channels TVN24, TVN Style, TVN Turbo, TVN Meteo and TVN CNBC were all significantly higher in Q1 2009 than a year earlier.