Switzerland

DAB+ progress in the spotlight at Digital Radio Summit
WorldDAB Members News - 12.02.2020 - OFCOM Switzerland - Switzerland - Switzerland
The European Broadcasting Union's Digital Radio Summit helped highlight some of the progress of DAB+ in Europe - in the UK, 95% of cars are now equipped with DAB, while in Germany, there are now more DAB radios being sold than FM, and a second national multiplex with commercial stations is set to launch in September. Digris has been licensed by Ofcom for the installation of local DAB+ networks in Switzerland as the country prepares for the switch off of its FM services.
From European Broadcasting Union:

DAB+ now the most widely used radio distribution channel in Switzerland
10.02.2020 - Switzerland - Switzerland
In Switzerland, digital radio use increased by 19 percentage points in four years - from 49% in autumn 2015 to 68% in autumn 2019. DAB+ was also the most widely used radio distribution channel, increasing by 14 percentage points since autumn 2015 and claiming 37% of all listening.
From Ofcom:

DAB+ becomes most widely used radio distribution channel in Switzerland
10.02.2020 - Switzerland - Switzerland
In Switzerland, digital radio use increased by 19 percentage points in four years - from 49% in autumn 2015 to 68% in autumn 2019. DAB+ was also the most widely used radio distribution channel, increasing by 14 percentage points since autumn 2015 and claiming 37% of all listening.
From Info Digital:

DAB+ network expands to cover tunnels across Switzerland
01.02.2020 - Switzerland - Switzerland
At the end of 2019, all tunnels over 300 meters long located across major national roads in Switzerland - approximately 200 tunnels in total - were equipped with DAB+ reception signals.
From xavierstuder.com:

Les Brenets switch FM transmitter with DAB+
20.12.2019 - Switzerland - Switzerland
The FM transmitter serving the municipality of Les Brenets, in Switzerland's Neuchatel, is set to be replaced with a DAB+ transmitter in January 2020 as Switzerland continues to digitisation.
From rtn.ch:

SRG conveys DAB+ benefits for drivers
WorldDAB Members News - 27.09.2019 - SRG SSR - Switzerland - Switzerland
The business opportunities associated with the growth of DAB+ in cars were brought to light during the first automotive workshop organised by SRG, the Swiss broadcasting association, on 26 September. SRG's next workshop on DAB+ in the car will be taking place in Lausanne on 3 October, as Switzerland prepares for the switch off of the FM.
From CE Today:

DAB+ listening numbers rise in Switzerland
12.09.2019 - Switzerland - Switzerland
DAB + has reached a new milestone in Switzerland, with 65% of all radio listening in the spring of 2019 being digital. DAB+ listening now makes up over one third (35%) of total listening in the country.
From CE Today:

Switzerland on track to switch off FM radio by 2024
05.09.2019 - Switzerland - Switzerland
The Swiss radio industry is planning to gradually phase out analogue radio broadcasting via FM by the end of 2024 at the latest, and instead using DAB+ as its main broadcasting technology. FM radio licenses expiring in December 2019 will be extended until 2024, with the possibility of shortening the duration if the radio industry so desires. According to the studies available to OFCOM at the end of June 2019, only 17 percent used FM exclusively.
From Radio Today:

Switzerland Confirms FM Switch off Date
02.09.2019 - Switzerland - Switzerland
Radio programs will be available via FM until the end of 2024 at the latest.
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Switzerland's FM switch off is officially confirmed for no later than end 2024
29.08.2019 - Switzerland - Switzerland
Radio programs in Switzerland will only be available via FM until the end of 2024 according to Bernard Maissen, OFCOM's deputy director, on the occasion of the Swiss Radio Day in Zurich. As at end June 2019, only 17% of listeners use FM on an exclusive basis.
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