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Mexico to offer 194 new DTT licenses in 2016

Friday 15 January 2016 | 15:05 CET | News
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) plans to issue 194 new DTT licenses this year, according to the amendments to the Annual Program for the Use and Exploitation of Frequency Bands 2016 adopted by the regulator. According to a statement issued by the IFT, the number of channels for commercial use has been expanding as a result of the transition to DTT and the coordination of TV channels with the US along the common border. Out of the total number, 148 DTT frequencies will be used for commercial channels, 40 for public channels and 6 for social channels.

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