29 Bid for DTT services licence
Finland’s latest round of bidding for capacity on the countrys digital network has resulted in expressions of interest from 29 broadcasters/companies. Capacity will be made available in existing multiplexes as well as on the new 5th multiplex.
Two television service slots will be allocated to the Swedish public broadcaster SVT.
Some of the prospective bidders for other slots are said to be BBC World Distribution Ltd., C More Entertainment, Discovery Communications, MTV Networks, National Geographic Channel, Turner Broadcasting, Viasat and The Walt Disney Company. Full applications have to be submited by May 2nd.
Item added: 30th March 2006