Romanian satellite services tender stopped

December 19, 2013 11.26 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

TVR romaniaRomania’s National Litigation Committee has stopped a tender for satellite spectrum by the public broadcaster TVR.

According to Media Expres, this follows two appeals on the documentation forwarded by the Centre for Radiocommunication Services and SES Astra.

Local sources indicate that the requests filled by TVR in the documentation were made especially for one competitor to qualify.

The tender was published by TVR on November 28, with the opening set for January 6 and set at RON67.7 million (€15.1 million).