Italian TV is currently dominated by public broadcaster RAI and Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset.
The Switchover purchase boosts Discovery’s already active TV presence in the country, which includes two free DTT stations, the female-oriented Real Time, the male-oriented DMAX, its global flagship station Discovery Channel and Animal Planet.
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