It also owns NURTS
, the leading provider of radio and television broadcasting and signal transmissions which has been providing digital terrestrial television to most of Bulgaria.
Contractor name : NURTS
BULGARIA EAD, UIC 201105038
set up Bulgaria's free-to-air digital terrestrial TV (DTT) infrastructure, which covered 96.
Tokyo, Jan 15, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC) today announced the deployment of its iPASOLINK series for NURTS
Bulgaria JSC, one of the leading broadcasting companies in Bulgaria.
Bulgarian TV transmission network operator NURTS
Digital EAD has awarded Harris Corp.
Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition said on September 7 that it had approved the sale of a 50 per cent stake in mobile operator Vivacom's rebroadcasting subsidiary NURTS
to Dubai-based Bluesat Partners.
With the partial sale, the telecom group aims to turn NURTS
"into a competitive player on the digital broadcasting market in Bulgaria and a multiplex services provider on a national scale," it said.
Bulgarian TV network operator NURTS
Digital EAD selects Harris for digital TV transition.
The acquired assets also include TV transmission network operator A NURTS
The Bulgarian Telecommunications Company EAD (BTC) confirmed that it submitted a notification to Bulgaria s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) regarding its intention to buy the Nurts
Bulgaria Group (Nurts
), which invested and concluded the digitalisation of terrestrial radio and television broadcasting.
is Bulgaria's only analogue rebroadcasting company, but its infrastructure is seen as a key asset in Bulgaria's much-delayed switchover to digital broadcasting.
Under the first agreement, NURTS
, the primary tower company and sole DTT operator in Bulgaria, will use capacity on Intelsat 12 at 45x East to contribute content to its terrestrial towers for DTT services launching soon in Bulgaria.
A The NURTS
Bulgaria group invested and set up the infrastructure necessary for distribution of the free over-the-air digital television and radio signal on the territory of Bulgaria, but its owners recently decided to get rid of it, due to athe macroeconomic situation and lack of consumer interest in the digital over-the-air signala.
Harris Corporation declared that it has secured a contract worth around $8 million from NURTS
Digital EAD for the transition of the country to DVB-T over-the-air digital television (DTV).
BTC had earlier sold 50 per cent in NURTS
to Cyprus-based Mancelord.