RTÉ Commercial Enterprises

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Raidió Teilifís Éireann Commercial Enterprises (RTÉ CEL) is the commercial arm of Ireland's public service broadcaster RTÉ or Raidió Teilifís Éireann. RTÉ CEL is run independently from RTÉ as a whole owned subsidiary of the company. In 1999 it divested RTÉ of its 40% share of Cablelink. During the 1990s it had great success with Riverdance. It owns and publishes The RTÉ Guide, www.rte.ie and numerous spin off publications from RTÉ shows. It had an interest in Tara TV.

Raidió Teilifís Éireann Commercial Enterprises (RTÉ CEL)
Commercial subsidiary to RTÉ
IndustryBroadcasting, publishing, advertising
Headquarters
Montrose, Donnybrook, Dublin & Fr. Mathew Street, Cork
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Ireland
Area served
Ireland and Northern Ireland
Rest of the world (via internet, satellite, digital and analogue services) and Worldwide
ProductsTelevision and radio

RTÉ CEL was part of the Easy TV (DTT) consortium that bid for one of the three Commercial DTT licences offered by the BAI in 2008.[1][2][3] RTÉ confirmed on 14 May 2010 Easy TV was "declining their offer to pursue negotiations" on the DTT contract[4] which ended the application process.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 July 2010. Retrieved 16 May 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "UPC to spend €3m on rebranding". The Irish Times. 5 May 2010.
  3. ^ Molloy, Thomas (5 May 2010). "Chorus-NTL renamed UPC as it rings changes with new services". Irish Independent.
  4. ^ Noonan, Laura (15 May 2010). "Plans for digital terrestrial TV in tatters after pullout". Irish Independent. Retrieved 15 May 2010.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 2 September 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)