Hesse launches DTT tender

The German state of Hesse has launched a tender for the use of a single TV channel on the multiplex already broadcasting on channel 64.
The channel would have potential viewer coverage of 6.4 Million in the Rhine-Maine area which includes the city of Frankfurt.
The multiplex currently broadcasts Eurosport, Tele 5 and the regional Rhein-Maine TV from other private broadcasters.
Applications must be submitted to the state media authority (Hessische Landesanstalt für privaten Rundfunk und neue Medien – LPR Hessen) by September
Source: Broadband TV News
Item added: 11th August 2008