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DNA to close terrestrial TV network

Monday 28 October 2019 | 16:57 CET | News
Finnish operator DNA said it decided to close its VHF frequency-based terrestrial network in 2020. At the same time, DNA will also relinguish its terrestrial network licence. DNA will focus on cable and broadband distribution, continuing to offer a wide range of TV services throughout Finland.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Digita / DNA / YLE
Countries: Finland
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