Dutch govt will look into broadcast market in 2015

Wednesday 31 December 2014 | 13:00 CET | News
The Dutch Ministry for Economic Affairs wants to investigate a number of developments and possible problems on the broadcast market. The goal is to balance the interests of the broadcasting sector with those of the internet industry. One of the developments is concrete: the intention to allocate the 700 MHz band for 4G uses. A public consultation will take place about the allocation as well as as about the status of television (DVB-T) in the ether and the use of microphones and temporary connections. The ministry will consult with the market about the future of radio (AM, FM and DAB+), on the

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: ACM / Berec / KPN / Netflix / Tele2 / Vodafone / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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