BALKAN DIGITAL CARD APPROVED
At least 40 national and regional TV channels and 8 radio stations will be able to broadcast their programmes and receive programmes in Bulgaria after the year 2015 as a result of the agreement signed in Geneva during the Regional Conference at the International Telecommunications Union, the press centre of the State Agency for Information Technology and Communications announced. Bulgaria's all proposals were included in the final digital plan and approved by the forum, participants added. The conclusive document is a result of 2-year-long negotiations between experts from the Communications Regulation Commission and institutions from neighbouring Balkan countries. Transition to digital radio and TV broadcasting will be implemented in stages and in compliance with the strategy to be worked out.