Boost for DTT in Estonia

According to Broadband TV News, press reports in Estonia say that the government is offering to waive next years licence fee of €1.6 million, which would have been paid by commercial broadcasters (TV3 and Kanal2), if they start digital transmission by the official Estonian analogue switch over date of July 1st 2009.
A mixture of pay and free-to-air services are already available on the DTT platform, which launched at the end of 2006.
Source: Broadband TV News
Item added: 26th June 2008