M/11/038 – RTÉ / TG4

Transaction details

The proposed creation of a full-function joint venture between RTÉ and TG4 for the provision of free-to-air digital television services in Northern Ireland has been cleared by the Authority.

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday December 7, 2011 Friday, February 24, 2012
Parties Involved Business activities
Raidió Teilifís Éireann

RTÉ is a public service broadcaster.

Teilifís na Gaeilge

TG4 is a public service broadcaster.

Economic sector Media merger
Television broadcasting Yes
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Monday, December 19, 2011
Date of Requirement for Information Date Information Received
Thursday, January 5, 2012 Thursday, January 5, 2012
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Victoria Balageur

Tel: 01-804 5451, email: vb@tca.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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