Transmission network upgrade begins

Serbia has started work to upgrade the terrestrial television transmission network in the country.
The first phase of the project is expected to cost €12 million of which the European Union has agreed to fund €10.5 million.
In total the full cost of digital switchover is estimated at €50-70 million and includes subsidies for 300,000 low-income households to purchase DTT receivers.
ASO in Serbia is planned to take place on the 4th April 2012.
Item added: 13th February 2011