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DAB+ proposal rejected by public opinion in Sweden

In Sweden, the DAB plan consists of a mutual launch, extension of the licenses for commercial radio to broadcast analogue and a conditional shutdown of FM transmissions. However, the proposal is met with overwhelming negative opinion.

Sweden and Switzerland join Norway in FM switch over

Just days after German public broadcaster ARD announced its commitment to a transition to DAB+, and weeks after Norway announced all criteria have been met for FM switch off in 2017, Sweden and Switzerland have published roadmaps for a…

UTV to launch talkSPORT in South Africa

UTV is expanding internationally with the launch of talkSPORT 540 - a new mediumwave station licensed by the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa.