Belgium

Telenet closes analogue radio transmission service
20.02.2020 - Belgium - Belgium
Telenet is shutting down its analogue cable radio transmission service. Under the slogan “De Signaal Switch” (“The signal switch”) it began phasing out the service on 11 February. The transmission provider, which serves 1.8 Million households in Flanders and Brussels, says the operation will be complete by the end of April.
From Radio World:

DAB+ progresses in French-speaking Belgium
11.02.2020 - Belgium - Belgium
DAB+ digital radio has experienced significant success in the French-speaking part of Belgium since its official launch in November 2019. There are currently 25 services on air across the region, with another 72 scheduled to launch in coming months.
From Le Soir:

DAB+ increasingly popular in French-speaking Belgium
11.02.2020 - Belgium - Belgium
DAB+ digital radio has experienced significant success in the French-speaking part of Belgium since its official launch in November 2019. According to maRadio.be, two thirds of listeners are now familiar with DAB+, while the number of listeners equipped with DAB+ receivers more than doubled in one year. What’s more, over a quarter of the people surveyed highlighted plans to purchase a DAB+ receiver at home or in the car, and 93% of respondents claimed to be satisfied with their experience with DAB+.
From maRadio.be:

DAB+ in the spotlight at European Motor Show
10.01.2020 - Belgium - Belgium
In light of the EU's new regulation mandating digital radio in new cars across Europe, DAB+ is set to take centre stage at the European Motor Show taking place in Brussels, Belgium, between 10-19 January 2020.
From La Lettre Pro:

Belgium holds national digital radio week
17.12.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
The second edition of Digital Radio Week took place on 4–8 November, hosting a number of events and special broadcasts. The now nationwide gathering is designed to promote and inform Belgians about the benefits of DAB+, and digital radio.
From Radio World:

New appointments at Maradio.be
28.11.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
Following the successful launch of regular DAB+ services in French-speaking Belgium earlier this month, Maradio.be has appointed Eric Adelbrecht as new managing director, and Francis Goffin as president, effective as of 20 November 2019.
From Maradio.be:

Belgium unites in driving DAB+ forward
28.11.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
Addressing the audience at the WorldDAB General Assembly held in Brussels earlier this month, the CEOs of the French and Dutch-language public broadcasters - respectively RTBF and VRT - came together to encourage the growth of digital radio.
From Radio World:

DAB+ takes off in French-speaking Belgium
27.11.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
As part of the launch of the DAB+ digital radio in French-speaking Belgium at the start of November, RTBF was granted permission to operate MUX 1 and MUX 2, for a total of 24 stations broadcasting on DAB+.

DAB+ development continues throughout Europe
20.11.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
The development of DAB+ digital radio was highlighted at the WorldDAB General Assembly, where topics of discussion included the launch of DAB+ digital radio in Tunisia, the launch of national DAB+ in France, and Switzerland's upcoming digital switchover.
From La Lettre Pro:

DPG reaches new audiences with new DAB+ station launch
19.11.2019 - Belgium - Belgium
Commenting on the reasons behind DPG Media's launch of a digital-only station, music director Kevin Moens stated that DAB+ digital radio presented an opportunity to do something novel and reach new audiences on the Flemish radio scene, particularly as DAB+ tripled its penetration in the Belgian region.
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