Tag: DTT Tender

The process regarding the Regional and Local Terrestrial Digital TV Tender has been suspended

Herebelow you will see the announcement from RTUK(Regulatory body for TV and Radio broadcast) website. Here is the translation. The process regarding the Regional and Local Terrestrial Digital TV Tender has been suspended. The cancellation decisions made by the associated courts regarding the suit of broadcasters has been approved. Hence the ‘National Terrestrial Digital Television




Digiturk’s acquisition process has been suspended.

According to a new post on paralimani.com, the acquisition process of Digiturk which has been also posted on this blog earlier has been suspended. To recap, on December 2014, it has been widely rumoured Qatar Seyh Nasser Al-Khelaifi has acquired Digiturk for 820 mio USD. The discussions between Providence Equity -the American private equity firm- who was planning to




Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell)

Turkish TV Market Training Course (In a Nutshell) Course Method :  The course consists of a 2 days of face to face (also potentially online) teaching designed as 4 different modules. Each module focuses on a different aspect of Turkish TV Market. Course Description: This  training course is mainly focused on Turkish TV Market.  The




2014 on turkishtvmarket.info

It’s been almost 1 year since turkishtvmarket.info has been launched. More than 100 people from all over the world subscribed to my newsletter.  It’s really great to have such an interest on this particular area. Herebelow you will find the most popular posts in 2014. Digiturk has been acquired by Qatar Seyh Nasser Al Khelaifi Turk




Türk Telekom group acquired content rights of UEFA Champions League for following 3 years.

Türk Telekom group has announced that it has acquired content rights of UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europe League football games starting from 2015-2016 season till the end of 2017-2018 season. The games will be available on TTNet’s digital platform Tivibu on 4-screens with advanced features such as catch-up TV, pause-live TV and Timeshift TV




Turkish Pay-TV Market 2014 Report is ready!

Turkey 2014 Pay-TV Market Report is ready now. This is by far the most comprehensive and in-depth report on Turkish Pay-TV market. If you would like to get an electronic copy of this unique report please drop an email to info@turkishtvmarket.info for further discussion! You can see `table of contents` and `executive summary` sections of the report




iTVF (İstanbul TV Forum and Fair) is coming….

İstanbul TV Forum & Fair will take place in Halic Congress Center, Istanbul in 12 -13 -14 June 2014 for the second time. Basically, it’s an event where the key components of the content and broadcasting industries gather under one roof, with participation from companies, associations, public institutions, broadcasters and online platforms from all four corners of the




Turkey loves Internet.

Turkey, with the latest figures, has more than 22 million broadband subscribers. Total broadband subscribers increased from 5 million to 22 million in last 5 years. This increase trend shows that Turkey has adapted internet to daily life quickly. There is a high rise in terms of broadband subscribers after the introduction of 3G technology




Tender for National Licencees are suspended in Turkey

It is surprising to learn that Court has decided to suspend the tenders for national digital terrestrial television. Supreme Council, made an announcement stating this decision. It is not yet clear what will happen next. I mean, national licensees are key point in the DTT transition process. Because the share holders of the antenna company




DVB-T2 Licence tender will end with local

In Turkey, 3 different types of DVB-T2 licensees are given. According to the coverage of the signal these licensees are national, regional and local. National and regional licensees are given with tenders now it is time for local ones.  There are 81 cities in Turkey, 73 of which will have local DTT broadcasters after T3 (DVB-T2 Local)