The European operator of satellites informs that the National Society of Radio and Television of Morocco has obtained new capacity of transponder in its satellite Hot IBRD 4 (13º This) to emit a multiplex one formed by six television channels and four channels of radio.
New the multiplex one, that supposes the passage to the digital world of the national channels of Morocco, comprises of the reform of the panorama of the broadcasting of contents in Morocco initiated by the Ministry of Communications. This multiplex one is made up of the emission of six gratuitous channels that will be able to be received through conventional satellite dishes.
When acceding to the capacity of the satellite Hot IBRD of Eutelsat, SNRT counts on the possibility of reaching a potential public of up to 110 million homes in Europe, equipped North Africa and Near East after the reception of television by cable or satellite. Nowadays, the greater platform of broadcasting of video of Eutelsat emits 850 channels, between which are 70 channels of Arab speech.
We are enchanted to contribute to the extension of the sector of average digitalizes in Morocco. This new contract consolidates ours expanded collaboration with SNRT, that goes back to 1992 with the analogical emission of TVM from our satellite of 16º This, comments Giuliano Berretta, executive president of Eutelsat. This new contract allows that SNRT emits five new channels, with which expands and diversifies the informative programming, educative and regional that emits the public.