DTTV standard put into commercial use in Laos
Author:   Source:dtvnel   Time:2011-03-16 13:43:00  Number: big middle small
  In January 2010, with the strong support of the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Industry and Information, the Ministry of Commerce and other relevant state ministries, China Potevia and Yunnan Wireless Digital TV Culture Media Co., Ltd signed a cooperation agreement to jointly promote the project of converting the standard system of Laos digital terrestrial television system into Chinese digital terrestrial television standard (DTMB).


  In April 2010, the devices for Laos digital terrestrial television project were delivered one after another, and the engineering technical personnel went to Laos and carried out the equipment installation, testing, commissioning, and trial operation; at the end of May,the signal coverage with the Chinese digital terrestrial television standard on the users of Vientiane, the capital of Laos, is completed. The whole system occupies a total of 5 frequency points, sending 45 digital TV programs. At present, the number of users is nearly 30000,with a certain size effect.
  On July 8, 2010, a group led by Dr. Bergkamp Ondara,the Vice Minister of Laos Ministry of Culture, visited China and China Potevia. During the talk of two sides, Dr. Bergkamp Ondara expressed that Laos side fully supports China's DTTV standard (DTMB), technology and products applying in Vientiane City, and they can be further extended to Vientiane Province, Savannakhet Province, Pakse Province and Louangphabang Province, and encouraged the application in the whole Laos in the appropriate time.