88% population coverage by August
According to the broadcast network operator Abertis Telecom, DTT services will reach 88% of the population by August 2008, a 2% increase on current 86% coverage figures.
By analogue switch-off in 2010, DTT services should be available to 96% of households.
Sales for DTT receivers have been strong with a total of 427,000 receivers sold in March.
Source: Europa Press
Item added: 2nd June 2008