RTL Group has joined the tender for the privatization of state-owned Croatian TV channel HRT.
RTL said it has formed a bidding consortium with partners from the region and German bank HypoVereinsbank.
The group owns one web in Eastern Europe, Hungary’s RTL Klub. According to reports, seven bidders have lined up for HRT, including a group headed by Rupert Murdoch. A decision on HRT is expected mid-July.