75% of cars to have Digital Radio Service by 2020? By Anthony John Frangi

Submitted by monica on Fri, 12/07/2018 - 10:50

Radio has given me great pleasure over the years – not only as a listener, but as a presenter, producer, programme manager and general manager.  In my 30 years of broadcasting, I have watched the humble radio develop into a sophisticated device capable of delivering information to a variety of media platforms.  Digital radio has opened-up new opportunities for stations to become more creative and specialised using text, sound and vision. 


Submitted by monica on Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:58


The United Nations launched the 17 Sustainable Development Goals in September 2015.  For different countries in the Asia-Pacific region to meet their commitments under the Paris Agreement of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, it will require a great deal of engagement with the public and other stakeholders via the media.

Broadcasters Urged to Know their Audiences Well

Submitted by nabeel on Tue, 12/04/2018 - 15:42

Success of broadcasters in the digital age requires knowing their audiences and consumption behaviour well, one of four key steps to ensure their audiences believe in their products and services, according to Mr Klaus Bergmann, Head of International Relations at Deutsche Welle, Germany.


Speaking to participants of the 16th Asia Media Summit in Cambodia, Mr Bergmann said broadcast networks must know what devices their viewers use and find where they are in order to tailor programmes to their needs.



Submitted by lee on Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:48

A four days In-Country workshop on Creative Content Development (CCD), which focuses on the big “HOW”, was successfully concluded in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam.  Jointly organized by Radio Television Brunei (RTB), Darussalam Enterprise (DARe)  and The Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadc

AIBD/ABU/DRM Regional workshop on Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during 26 to 27 November 2018

Submitted by utpal on Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:34

The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) is a digital radio standard that has been designed by broadcasters and for broadcasters, with the active assistance and participation of both transmitter and receiver manufacturers and regulatory bodies.

AIBD/MBC In-Country Workshop on Emerging Technologies for Broadcasting and Media; Production to Delivery during 15-19 October 2018 at Mauritius.

Submitted by utpal on Wed, 11/28/2018 - 12:00



Mauritius Broadcasting Corporation - MBC is the public broadcaster in Mauritius entrusted with serving nearly four hundred households.  Mauritius is one of the countries in the African region to make transition from analogue television to digital quite early.


Submitted by admin on Fri, 11/16/2018 - 17:03


Marcel GomezOur heartfelt condolences on the demise of Mr Marcel Gomez , a dear friend and valued colleague.

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