Digital Terrestrial Television in Tunisia

Tunisia has announced that it will extend its on going Pilot DTT transmissions to cover 90% of the country by 2009.
Pilot transmissions first began in 2001 from a 500Watt transmitter located in the centre of Boukornine. The transmissions cover the Greater Tunis area where the experiment has been taking place.
More details of the experiment can be found by clicking on the following link.  Telediffusion
Both the use of MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 are mentioned in associated documents together with the possible transmission of HD, however the final makeup of the extended pilot has yet to be announced.
Source: babnet
Item added: 21st August 2007


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