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NPO work group recommends exiting NLziet venture - report

Monday 26 August 2019 | 15:14 CET | News
An NPO working group wants the Dutch public broadcaster to leave the OTT TV joint venture NLziet in order to focus on its own subscription and VoD services NPO Start. The recommendation was contained in documents viewed by the Dutch MediaNetwork. The document was prepared by a number of NPO management members and two consultants who previously worked at the public broadcaster. They oppose Minister Arie Slob's plan for far-reaching cooperation between public and commercial broadcasters.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: NLziet / NPO
Countries: Netherlands
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