China helps to revitalize Liberia Broadcasting System

August 6, 2007 at 7:01 am Leave a comment

The Chinese Ambassador to Liberia, Lin Sontian, has signed a contractual agreement of US$3.75 million for the revitalization of the Liberia Broadcasting System (LBS). The signing ceremony was witnessed by Chinese Ambassador to Liberia Lin Sontian, Liberia Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, William Bull and LBS Board Chairman, Johnny McClain.

Speaking at the ceremony Chinese Ambassador said his country was committed to assisting Liberia overcoming some of its infrastructure development problems, including the LBS which, he said, when revitalized will be able to cover the entire country with its broadcast services.

The Liberia Broadcasting System was badly damaged during the heat of the Liberian civil war; its shortwave and television are at the moment nonfunctioning. Its current broadcast facilities (FM) can hardly reach beyond Totota in Bong County.

(TheLiberianTimes.com via Media Network Weblog)

Entry filed under: Africa, FM, Shortwave. Tags: .

Briz FM expanding in Russia BBG/IBB to install new MW transmitter at Marathon

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Propagation (from N3KL.org)

Solar X-rays
Geomagnetic Field

Archives

Counter (activated 21-03-2009)

free counters

%d bloggers like this: