Three applicants for Pay-TV licences

The Mediesekretariatet has received 3 applications to operate Pay-TV services on the Danish DTT network. The applicants are Boxer, (the Swedish Pay-TV operator), Telenor’s Danmarks digital TV and modern Times Group’s Danmarks TV. The digital licences will cover the operation of mobile TV and DTT on four multiplexes, the first three of which should become available after analogue switch off on the 1st November 2009 with the forth following a year later.
The suitability to tender for the three companies will be announced on the 12th February 2008 with a final decision expected on the 28th March 2008.
Source: Broadband TV News
Item added: 5th February 2008