Tidningarnas Telegrambyrå

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TT News Agency
News agency
Founded 1921[1]
Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Number of employees
120 (2007)[1]
Website tt.se

TT News Agency (TT) – former Tidningarnas Telegrambyrå – is a Swedish news agency, the largest in Scandinavia, owned jointly by the country's newspapers and the media groups behind them. TT's services are used as the exclusive source of national news by many local media outlets. TT also produces daily radio news programmes.

As of 2008, according to the company website,[2] the agency was employing around 140 journalists in its main news-gathering and reporting activities, with a further 40 working on its specialist features subsidiary, TT Spektra.


  1. ^ a b Sjölin, Mats; Carlsson, Ulla. "Tidningarnas Telegrambyrå". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 21 November 2010.  (subscription required)
  2. ^ Tidningarnas Telegrambyrå — Official website Archived June 7, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.