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Spanish broadcasters switch off nine DTT channels

Tuesday 6 May 2014 | 09:21 CET | News
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The Spanish commercial broadcasters Net TV, Veo TV, Mediaset and Atresmedia have complied with a Supreme Court ruling and switched off the signal of nine DTT channels, reducing the number of DTT channels in Spain by 37.5 percent, from 24 to 15. The affected channels are Mediaset's Nueve and Energy, Atresmedia's Nitro, Xplora and La Sexta 3, plus two channels owned by Veo TV and two more belonging to Net TV. The switch off follows a Supreme Court judgment ordering the closure of the nine channels by 06 May on the grounds that the award of the DTT licences in 2010 without a public tender was

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Companies: Mediaset
Countries: Spain
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