Candidates sought to operate HDTV services

French broadcast regulator CSA is seeking applications from candidates to operate HDTV services on the fifth national DTT multiplex, R5.
Services formatted in 720 or more lines must be used with at least 25% of programmes in native HDTV, between 1600 and midnight averaged over the week during 2008, increasing to 30% in 2009.
Source: CSA website
Item added: 21st June 2007