Duna Tv saves to launch new channels
Friday, September 2, 2005, 13:25
The TV channel Duna Tv's predicted Ft 250 million deficit will be substantially reduced by the end of year, finance vice-president, László Szekeres told daily Népszava. He said the 92 layoffs they carried out, in accordance with legal obligations, cost Ft 200 million in H1 but will result in savings of Ft 300-400 million in 2006. It will be enough to cover the operational costs of their new channel "Autonómia". This new channel is devoted to minority issues will be launched at Christmas 2005, at a cost of Ft 140 million. Duna Tv plans to launch yet another channel called "Unió" next February.