DVB-H service launch in early 2009

Negotiations with Russia over DTT frequency allocations have been successfully concluded, reports Broadband TV News.
Regulators are now expected to release the tender for DVB-H licences by the end of the month (July).
According to the terms of the tender the winning bidder would have 24 months to launch a service although it is expected that it could be launched as early as the beginning of 2009.
Source: Broadband TV News
Item added: 21st July 2008