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After 2019 all radio’s must be able to receive digital signals

Germany: Authorities suggest that after 2019 no radio should be sold unless it can receive digital radio, Der Spiegel reports. If the Kulturausschuss des Bundesrates (The Federal Cultural Committee) gets their way this could pave the way for an accelerated transition to digital.

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DAB+ launching later this month in Slovenia

Slovenia: With four public service stations and a number of commercial stations Slovenia’s first DAB+ network will launch later this month. The network will cover about 60 per cent of the population.

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Radiocentre makes microsite for commercial radio

UK: Radiocentre has launched a new microsite to help explain to agencies and advertisers how to use radio to optimum effect to drive response. – We hope that this new microsite will support consideration of radio as a response medium, says Mark Barber, Planning Director.

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Exciting new music talent at BBC Asian Network Future Sounds 2016

UK: BBC Asian Network Future Sounds 2016 is set to return on Friday 23 September, showcasing the hottest British-Asian talent and emerging artists from across the UK and internationally. Hosting the evening will be Asian Network’s champions of new music, Yasser, Kan D Man & DJ Limelight.

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