Italy

EuroDAB Italia begins airing BBC World Service
WorldDAB Members News - 17.10.2019 - EuroDab Italia - Italy - Italy
BBC World Service and EuroDAB Italia have entered into an agreement to broadcast the global network’s rich mix of BBC News, documentaries, business, sports, arts and science programs as a new service included in EuroDAB Italia’s DAB+ multiplex.
From Radio World:

BBC World Service launches on DAB+ in Italy
10.10.2019 - Italy - Italy
National network operator EuroDAB Italia has announced the launch of BBC World Service on its DAB+ network in Italy, where DAB+ population coverage has reached 84%.
From Alanews.it:

BBC World Service launches on DAB+ in Italy
WorldDAB Members News - 10.10.2019 - EuroDab Italia - Italy - Italy
National network operator EuroDAB Italia has announced the launch of BBC World Service on its DAB+ network in Italy, where DAB+ population coverage has reached 84%.
From Touchpoint:

Italian Minister of Economic Development to make way for radio digitisation
09.10.2019 - Italy - Italy
Italy's news Minister of Economic Development Stefano Patuanelli has expressed his commitment to DAB+ and the radio industry's transition to digital radio, highlighting his plan to increase the number of DAB+ frequencies available.
From Ministry of Economic Development:

DAB+ adoption on the rise in Italy
WorldDAB Members News - 20.09.2019 - DAB Italia - Italy - Italy
According to the latest survey conducted in Italy by GfK and DAB Italia, 4.5 million Italians now own a DAB+ receiver - approximately one million more than in June 2018 - while over 12 million people in Italy are familiar with DAB+ digital radio.
From Prima Online:

RAS Sudtirol proposes 3-year FM switch-off plan
30.08.2019 - Italy - Italy
Public broadcaster RAS has proposed a 3-year plan to switch off FM. Since 2017 South Tyrol has already shut down 41 FM transmitters and now proposes to switch off a further 67. Two factors are driving the FM switch off - huge transmission cost savings to stop investing in an old technology.
From Meinungsbarometer.info:

Seat to include DAB+ in all cars sold in Italy in 2020
14.08.2019 - Italy - Italy
Seat has announced that all of its cars released in Italy in 2020 will come equipped with DAB+ digital radio. This decision means Seat will be in line with the Italian regulation mandating DAB+ radio in all new cars released from 1 January 2020 onward.
From digitalradio.it:

GfK figures reflect DAB+ growth in Italy
08.08.2019 - Italy - Italy
According to the latest figures published by GFK, 4.5 million Italians own a DAB+ radio, while 12.9 million Italians claim to know what DAB+ is. 48 nationals stations are available to DAB+ listeners across the country, with 28 of these being exclusively available on DAB+ digital radio.
From digitalradio.it:

DAB+ marketing campaign goes live in Italy
07.08.2019 - Italy - Italy
Throughout the month of August, DAB+ digital radio advertisements will be broadcast by all national broadcasters and over 200 local broadcasters in Italy. 48 national stations are now available on DAB+ in Italy, including 28 digital-only stations.
From Digitalradio.it:

DAB+ network coverage improves across Italy
WorldDAB Members News - 01.08.2019 - EuroDab Italia - RAI - Radiotelevisione Italiana - DAB Italia - Italy - Italy
Italian public and private DAB+ network operators - namely Radio Rai, EuroDab Italy and DAB Italia - have expanded their respective DAB+ broadcast networks in anticipation of the law requiring all radio receivers sold to the public to digital radio capabilities.
From Digitalradio.it: