EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Sveriges Television

Sveriges Television

Geographic Location

Country: Sweden


Sector: Information / communication
Publishing, audiovisual and broadcasting activities
60 - Programming and broadcasting activities
Number Employed: 2658
Group: Förvaltningsstiftelsen för Sveriges Radio AB, Sveriges Television AB och Sveriges Utbildningsradio AB

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-12-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 400
Planned Job Reductions max: 400
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Foreseen End Date: 01-12-2006

Additional Information

The Swedish public service television company, Sveriges Television (SVT), will cut 400 jobs in the three coming years. Stockholm will be most affected by this restructuring plan, with 250 being scrapped. Through this plan, SVT aims to reduce fixed costs and make more resources available for programme activities.