Analog to digital television in Sao Tome and Principe

Regulation & Policy

Sao Tome and Principe is committed to develop an investment plan for the migration of TV and radio signals from analog to digital, announced the General telecommunications Regulatory Authority (AGER) at the end of June 2014.

'We are in the process of defining an action plan, a strategy to be submitted to the government so that we can recover lost time', said the PCA AGER, Orlando Fernandes.

In June 2015, expiration of the time set by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for the implementation of the migration of television signals and radio from analogue to digital, one of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) has he recalled.

…'We recognize the lack of adequately trained human resources. That is why we want to move forward with the recruitment of an international consultant ', announced Orlando Fernandes.

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