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German govt may scrap public broadcast licence fee - report

Friday 2 January 2015 | 11:57 CET | News
The German Ministry of Finance committee is suggesting an overhaul of the way public television and radio broadcasting are paid for, Klein-Report said, citing German media reports. The last reform was in 2013, introducing a licence fee for every home and business, regardless of whether they watched or listened to ARD and ZDF output. The committee is said to be recommending a subscription service, according to Klein-Report.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: ARD / ZDF
Countries: Germany
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