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Auction of digital TV channels to be held December 26-27

The auction of 24 licences for commercial digital terrestrial TV channels will be conducted on December 26 and 27, the head of the broadcasting committee of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission has confirmed.

Channels for variety TV in high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) will be first on the block.

Natee Sukonrat, chairman of the committee, said his panel agreed Monday on the timing of the auction.

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