ZAGREB, November 27, 2014. – International Olympic Committee's Olympic Solidarity has approved another financial support to the Sports Television (SPTV). The amount of 70,000 U.S. dollars is intended for spreading the values of Olympism and promotion of the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016 through the specialized digital sports channel, in 100% ownership of the Croatian Olympic Committee.
In the previous period, the International Olympic Committee and Olympic Solidarity have already paid - through the program called Promotion of Olympic values - Culture and education - a total amount of 120,000 U.S. dollars to support the SPTV's work SPTV. The contribution has also been given by the European Olympic Committees, which have paid a total of 95,000 U.S. dollars for production of various TV shows. With a total financial support of a bit more than 1,7 million Kuna, the international sports institutions have proven that they have recognized the SPTV as an important participant in international sports and Olympism.