France

SIRTI calls on new French Minister of Culture to accelerate DAB+ deployment
16.10.2018 - France - France
The French union of independent radio stations SIRTI has welcomed the appointment of Franck Riester as Minister of Culture, and calls on him to continue recent efforts to accelerate DAB+ in the country.
From SIRTI:

French broadcaster NRJ says yes to DAB+
11.10.2018 - France - France
After filing for digital radio calls in Bordeaux, Toulouse and Arcachon, the NRJ group has confirmed its desire to embark on DAB+.
From La Lettre Pro:

NRJ Group sets the tone by deploying DAB+ digital radio
10.10.2018 - France - France
It is in a context of unprecedented acceleration of our current deployment in DAB+ that large private groups (NRJ Group, Europe1 etc.) and public (Radio France) enter the dance with the alum of national calls for applications. (cities + highways) whose deadline is set at the end of November.
From Crooner:

DAB+ regional rollout continues in France
09.10.2018 - France - France
The deadline for applications for the 13 new DAB+ regions across France is imminent, and regulator has therefore called information meetings to respond to the various questions from all potential candidates.
From La Lettre Pro:

NRJ wants radio stations on DAB+ in France
08.10.2018 - France - France
The NRJ Group wants to broadcast its radio stations on DAB+. The French radio group has registered for capacity in the Bordeaux and Toulouse regions in the southwest.
From Radio NL:

NRJ Group to deploy on national DAB+
08.10.2018 - France - France
The decision by French national broadcaster NRJ Group to join the DAB+ call for Bordeaux and Toulouse is being mooted as a precursor for other stations in the country for other broadcasters and stations to grow further momentum for DAB+ rollouts across France.
From La Lettre Pro:

French radio union SIRTI backs up new report supporting DAB+ rollout
05.10.2018 - France - France
French union of independent radio SIRTI has welcomed a new report presented by French minister Aurore Bergé calling on the acceleration of the DAB+ rollout in the country, citing it as "an essential condition for the modernisation of the radio media and the maintenance of state sovereignty", and that the impending launch in Lyon and Strasbourg will trigger a clause requiring all new radio receivers to be digitally compatible.
From SIRTI:

French minister Aurore Bergé backs DAB+ in new report on new audiovisual regulations
05.10.2018 - France - France
French minister Aurore Bergé has expressed the government's ongoing support for DAB+ in the country, citing that France risks falling behind other EU countries in developing radio.
From La Lettre Pro:

French radio union SIRTI backs up new report supporting DAB+ rollout
05.10.2018 - France - France
French union of independent radio SIRTI has welcomed a new report presented by French minister Aurore Bergé calling on the acceleration of the DAB+ rollout in the country, citing it as "an essential condition for the modernisation of the radio media and the maintenance of state sovereignty", and that the impending launch in Lyon and Strasbourg will trigger a clause requiring all new radio receivers to be digitally compatible.
From La Lettre Pro:

French broadcaster NRJ Group files application for DAB+ multiplex in Bordeaux and Toulouse
05.10.2018 - France - France
French broadcaster NRJ Group has filed applications for its stations NRJ, Chérie FM, Nostalgie and Rire et Chansons to be added. New applicants have also submitted dossiers demonstrating the ongoing momentum set by the CSA and French radio stations around DAB+.
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