French mobile TV licence holders find no network operator

Friday 20 January 2012 | 09:32 CET | News
The 16 TV channels selected by French audiovisual regulator CSA in 2008 to launch personal mobile TV services told the authority that they found no company ready to build and finance a new dedicated broadcast network for this purpose, La Tribune reports. In 2010 French broadcast transmission services provider TDF had proposed to do so, but dropped the project in the middle of 2011, due to a lack of an adequate business model. CSA had given the channels until 4 January 2012 to find another operator. The matter must now be considered by the regulator, with the next logical step likely to be a

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Archos / CSA / DiBcom / TDF
Countries: France
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