buys Bulgarian transmitter network

ORS the technical service provider subsidiary for Austria’s public broadcaster Österreichischer Rundfunk (ORF) is buying the terrestrial radio and TV transmitter network of the Bulgarian Telecommunications Company.The network has more than 80 transmitters which provide nearly complete coverage of Bulgaria.
ORS plans to upgrade the analogue network for digital transmission.
The currently announced completion date for switch over of the Bulgarian analogue transmission network to digital is 2012.
Source: Rapid TV News
Item added: 9th December 2008