Uzbekistan to Turn On Digital Broadcasting in 2018

Uzbekistan to Turn On Digital Broadcasting in 2018

Uzbekistan’s government delivered a resolution “On further measures for transition to digital television broadcasting and cessation of terrestrial analogue television”. Government planned to connect and place 90 sets of high-power and 404 sets of low-power digital broadcast transmitters throughout Uzbekistan. The Government of Uzbekistan also permitted a schedule for the phased end of native analogue television in Uzbekistan. Terrestrial analogue television in Tashkent will be turn off by 15 July 2018 and throughout Uzbekistan by 5 December 2018. Uzbekistan to Turn On Digital Broadcasting in 2018

According to this resolution, the Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of Uzbekistan was assign the replacement of Analogue broadcasting to digital broadcasting. They were assigned until the end of 2017 to ensure handling of all clearances of the country with digital television broadcasting.

Uzbekistan to Turn On Digital Broadcasting in 2018

The Ministry for Development of Information Technologies and Communications of Uzbekistan to ensure broad access of digital TV broadcasting services. The broadcast services includes the distribution of a public package of state TV and radio programs. This replacement struggle is to remote and hard-to-reach settlements of the country through the lease of a satellite segment of a foreign satellite communications operator. The resolution also predicted that within 5 years the enterprises of Uzeltehsanoat will produce 3 million digital television receivers.

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