A relief for Channel 4 as the energy crisis puts privatization on hold

A relief for Channel 4 as the energy crisis puts privatization on hold

With ISBA claiming that the two broadcasters would control about 70% of the TV advertising market, the prospect of an investigation by competition authorities would be expected. The likelihood of such a merger winning regulatory approval appeared grim even before an attempt by French broadcasters to strike a similar deal collapsed on Friday. France’s TF1…