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Broadcasters decry high digital TV costs

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  • Writer: Saengwit Kewaleewongsatorn
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Broadcasters are concerned about the high network costs for digital TV, which they fear could bar new players. 

Dew Waratangtagoon, chief operating officer for platform strategy at GMM Z, said the company is ready to join the bidding for three digital categories _ a children's channel, a news channel and a variety channel.

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), under its time line for digital TV, will issue network licences next month via a "beauty contest".

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