Belgium

RTBF and RTL request state aid for DAB+ digital radio
17.02.2015 - Belgium - Belgium
When asked about about digital radio by Belgian newspaper Le Soir, Francis Goffin, Director of RTBF responded "People are not yet aware of the revolution that is brewing, but in 10 years there will be no more FM frequencies (...) private and public radio stations are in agreement to pay migration costs, but public funds are also needed. Specifically, we ask €12 million over 10 years."
From La Lettre Pro:

Brussels Will Get DAB+ This Spring
WorldDMB Members News - 04.02.2015 - Norkring, Telenor - Belgium - Belgium
DAB coverage in Brussels and surrounding areas will be a priority this spring as Norkring Belgium, the DAB licensee in the region, moves to expand coverage in the country.
From Radio World:

DAB+ coming to Flanders
WorldDMB Members News - 27.01.2015 - Norkring, Telenor - Belgium - Belgium
This Spring, DAB+ will be available in Brussels and its surroundings. Initially the stations launching in these areas will be Top Radio, VBRO Radio, Radio Maria, Radio FG and Radiostad en Family Radio. "DAB + is not the future, DAB+ is now!" Said Bart Bosmans, CEO Norkring Belgium. "This new technology also offers many other features, such as better traffic, sending additional data and slideshows. DAB+ offers incredible benefits for both the radio and for the listeners. DAB+ is now live. The platform has the capacity to welcome additional radios."
From Norkring:

Plans for DAB+ network in Brussels
30.10.2014 - Belgium - Belgium
Radio operator Norkring has plans to bring a DAB+ network on air in Brussels. The network would be a trial with two stations in the Belgian capital to encourage commercial radio stations get interested in digital terrestrial radio.
From Media Magazine NL :

The radio revolution
01.04.2014 - Belgium - Belgium
Once the authorities have given their final approval to deploy the new digital terrestrial radio (DAB) everyone will be able to have better sound quality, content rich text, images, video and interactivity via the screen of a digital radio receiver.
From Trends-Tendances:

DAB+: the new way to listen to radio stations on the air
01.04.2014 - Belgium - Belgium
FM has every reason to fear for its future with DAB.
From RTBF:

Director of RTL Radio Belgium explains why DAB+ is the future
12.12.2013 - Belgium - Belgium
Eric Adelbrecht, Director of RTL Radio, Belgium speaks about how DAB+ is the future of radio in Belgium and discusses the technologies benefits.
From RTL Belgium :

Francis Goffin elected to WorldDMB
06.11.2013 - Belgium - Belgium
Francis Goffin said, " this election is the international recognition of the work done by the RTBF for 3 years at the Belgian level but also at the international level, for the digital migration of radio, an issue that is a major opportunity for platform development of radio media in any digital world of today and tomorrow's consumers. "
From La Lettre Pro Radio:

Detailed, Timely Traffic Info With TPEG
13.06.2013 - Belgium - Belgium
At almost every conference about radio’s future, one can find a speaker or two saying that traffic information is one of the reasons why consumers should opt for digital radio in their cars.
From Radio World:

Factum and Norkring Belgium sign an agreement to consolidate further DAB in Belgium
18.03.2013 - Belgium - Belgium
Factum and Norkring Belgium signed a contract to ensure the further operation of the existing digital radio network while establishing the basis for future DAB+ extension in Belgium.
From FACTUM: