Serbia

Last update: 12.06.2020 - older versions

A Trial Regional DAB+ Multiplex went on air 24 October 2018, covering Belgrade and the surrounding area. More than 2 million people are covered by the Trial DAB+ multiplex.

Former Yugoslav republics to discuss the introduction of DAB+

Representatives of regulatory authorities from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro are exploring the introduction of DAB+ services following a conference in Sarajevo in order to exchange experiences and discuss the challenges for the future. While DAB + in Slovenia is the only former Yugoslav republic already in regular operation, Croatia have been testing for the last year. The other Balkan states have expressed interest.

 

In 2020, ETV put  5 new DAB+ transmitters into operation, bringing the total number of transmitters to 6, and reaching population coverage of 77.9%. ERT is planning to cover all highways in Serbia in 2020, and for that purpose are considering to activate 3 more transmitting sites.

Currently, there is one national MUX with 3 stations from RTS Radio Belgrade, as well as 4 national commercial radio stations.

 

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Serbia to extend DAB+ trial in 2020
14.01.2020 - Serbia Serbia
Serbian TV & radio network provider and DAB+ multiplex operator, ETV, has confirmed its plans to expand the ongoing trial DAB+ network in Serbia. ETV plans to extend coverage to all highways, with the deployment of an additional three transmitting sites in 2020.

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Serbia gets going with DAB+
01.03.2019 - Serbia Serbia
The new digital radio wave is working its way across Europe, with Serbia - a country whose radio listening habits are on par with the rest of Europe - looking to set the example for the implementation of DAB+ in the Balkans.This article takes a closer look at the current state of DAB+ in Serbia and the developments we can expect to see in Eastern Europe in the near future.

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DAB+ launches in Serbia
23.11.2018 - Serbia Serbia
Serbia has become the latest country to launch DAB+ following a launch ceremony attended by country officials and broadcasters at the Avala emission station. The digital radio network in Serbia will be expanded over the next year as Serbia continues its journey to the digitisation of radio.

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Former Yugoslav republics to discuss the introduction of DAB+
23.10.2018 - Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia Croatia - Serbia Serbia - North Macedonia North Macedonia - Montenegro Montenegro - Slovenia Slovenia
Representatives of regulatory authorities from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro are exploring the introduction of DAB+ services following a conference in Sarajevo in order to exchange experiences and discuss the challenges for the future. While DAB+ in Slovenia is the only former Yugoslav republic already in regular operation, Croatia have been testing for the last year. The other Balkan states have expressed interest.

(Communcations Regulatory Agency BH) Read more


Former Yugoslav republics to discuss the introduction of DAB+
23.10.2018 - North Macedonia North Macedonia - Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia Croatia - Serbia Serbia - Montenegro Montenegro - Slovenia Slovenia
Representatives of regulatory authorities from Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro are exploring the introduction of DAB+ services following a conference in Sarajevo in order to exchange experiences and discuss the challenges for the future. While DAB+ in Slovenia is the only former Yugoslav republic already in regular operation, Croatia have been testing for the last year. The other Balkan states have expressed interest.

(Satellifax) Read more


DAB discussed at digital radio seminar in the Balkans
16.06.2017 - Serbia Serbia
The EBU in collaboration with Radio Serbia and WorldDAB hosted a DAB seminar on digital radio on 8 June in Belgrade. The event, brought together representatives of Serbia - Government of the media sector, regulators and broadcasters. Also attended by EBU members from Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, FYROM, Slovenia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, demonstrating the interest throughout the region to advance the implementation of DAB.

(webmag.gr) Read more


Digital Broadcasting Seminar on the progress of DAB in the Balkans
12.06.2017 - Serbia Serbia
The event, held at the Radio House, brought together representatives of Serbia - Government of the media sector, regulators and broadcasters. The event was also attended by EBU members from Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, FYROM, Slovenia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, demonstrating the interest throughout the region to advance the implementation of DAB.

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Digital Radio Seminar focuses on DAB advancement in the Balkans
08.06.2017 - WorldDAB News - European Broadcasting Union (EBU) WorldDAB Member - Serbia Serbia
The EBU has partnered with Radio Serbia and WorldDAB to host the annual Digital Radio Seminar in Belgrade on 8 June 2017. The event, held at the Radio House, brought together senior representatives from the Serbian media sector - government, regulators and broadcasters. Also present were EBU Members from Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, Macedonia, Slovenia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina, demonstrating the interest across the broader area in moving forwards with the implementation of DAB.

(European Broadcasting Union) Read more


Radio Belgrade host digital radio event
03.06.2017 - WorldDAB News - Serbia Serbia
On 8 June, Radio Belgrade will host a one day conference on digital radio, organised in cooperation with WorldDAB. The aim of the event is to promote digital radio and learn from European countries that have completed or nearing completion the digitisation process.

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Key Information

Status: trial and/or regulation
Population: 7.1 million
Population coverage: Sparkline Graph 77.9%
Services: 3 DAB+
Last update: 14.01.2020

Useful Links

http://etv.rs/
The Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Society