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Algeria ropes in Egatel to boost DTT extension

The Algerian public broadcasting company, Télédiffusion d’Algérie (TDA), has joined hnads with Spanish transmission equipment provider, Egatel to implement 42 new DTT stations, transmitters and antenna systems which will strengthen the countrys digital TV network. While 95% of the agreement is based on the supply of broadcast equipment, the project also includes technical training, the [...]

Algeria considers licensing private TV stations

The Algerian Parliament, on January 20th, will discuss and vote on the long-awaited audiovisual bill, that will license private sector television channels if passed into law. Over 20 private Algerian channels that operate from abroad, but distribute their signals by satellite into the North African country, have also been invited to extend their licences from [...]