Discovery interested in Italian DTT licenses – report

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With the recently-announced auction for three 20-year Italian DTT licenses favouring new entrants and small operators, the US's Discovery Networks is preparing to bid for one or more of the frequencies on offer, reports Italian business daily Milano Finanza. Discovery already has a 5 percent audience share thanks to the 12 free-to-air and pay-TV channels it owns in Italy, including Real Time and DMax, which broadcasts the 6 Nations rugby tournament. Under the regulations of the tender announced by Italy's ministry for economic development (MiSE), operators which already hold three or more

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Discovery Communications / Mediaset / RAI / Telecom Italia Media
Countries: Italy
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