International News

National Audit devastating for DAB in Sweden

The proposed transition to (terrestrial) digital radio imply major risks and will probably not be profitable for the society, according to the national auditor Margareta Åberg.

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…

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.

Mel Greig files claim against employers

One of the Australian presenters who made the Royal prank call last year has filed a claim with the Fair Work Commission accusing SCA of not providing a safe workplace.

Radiodays: Playing with Radioplayer blog

BLOG: A session on radio players, was, as you would expect, very interactive - with plenty of questions from the floor. The group discussed the UK's Radioplayer, SBS's Radio Play and Germany's rad.io…