All four existing shareholders of the Swedish real estate classifieds site Hemnet have accepted Schibsted Media Group’s offer to acquire Hemnet.
FINN.no will facilitate a service for settling of refugees in Norway as a result of collaboration with Red Cross on FINNs annual hackathon, FINNovasjonsdagen.
Aftonbladet’s publisher and Business Area Manager in Schibsted Publishing Jan Helin has been appointed Sveriges Television’s new Director of Programming.
Emma Rosman and Kim Wijk from Blocket have created an online service where locals and refugees can connect.
On 9 December it was exactly five years since the first edition of VG+ was launched. They decided to celebrate it together with the 70,000 subscribers.
As Groupon leaves Scandinavia, Let’s deal’s already leading grip on the daily deal market is strengthened in Norway and Sweden.
The letter of intent signed between Schibsted and MittMedia in May expires tomorrow, Thursday, and will not be renewed. The purpose of the letter of intent was to explore possibilities to form a corporate group between Mittmedia’s newspapers and Svenska Dagbladet.
Not all families find it easy to celebrate Christmas, but the new category Julegaveønsker (Christmas gift wish list) on FINN Torget will make it easier to connect people with items to give away with people who need them the most.
Today Schibsted Media Group presents a new organization with new geographies and stronger global functions that will enable us to deliver even better products to our users and customers – and at the same time strengthen our ecosystem strategy.
Kerstin Weigl from Aftonbladet and SvD’s Andreas Cervenka and Torbjörn Isacson were awarded The Swedish Grand Prize for Journalism yesterday.
With vibbo, Schibsted Spain makes an expansive strategic change to strengthen its leadership in marketplaces in Spain and reach new target audiences.
“We are all united in our deepest sympathy for the victims, their families and the people of France”, says Schibsted CEO Rolv Erik Ryssdal.