It has been confirmed today that France Televisions will be broadcasting both semi finals on France 4 for 2016.
In previous years France Televisions has opted to only broadcast the semi final in which France votes. Furthermore the channel that will be broadcasting the semi final has been moved from France Ô to France 4 which should help to boost viewing figures of the contest in France. Nathalie André the Head of Entertainment at France 2 said in regards to broadcasting both semi finals that:
I would have liked it to be already the case in 2015,
France will be selecting their participant for Eurovision 2016 internally, they did hold an open submissions process for the contest next year.