On this page you will news stories and updates about the radio scene in Malta, as well as updates about the Radio In Malta Website itself. Due to time constraints, this page is updated infrequently, and posts may be backdated.
Most stories will consist of a brief summary, and a link to an external website to read more on the story. This saves time and avoids the need for unnecessary duplication.
Simon Lumsden has been appointed managing editor of Malta's Smooth, the new radio station due to launch this summer on DAB+.
From The Independent Malta. Read more at: The Independent Malta
Bay has once again been crowned Malta's number one radio station. Official research shows Bay increased its audience this summer with an impressive reach of 25.9%. The independent survey was carried out in July 2019 and commissioned by the Broadcasting Authority.
From 89.7 Bay. Read more at bay.com.mt/bay-is-officially-maltas-number-one-radio-station-again/.
Radio In Malta, the new website from Scott's Radio Site, is to due to launch soon.
The full launch will take place after a period of beta testing, and whilst there is no fixed or target launch date, this should be later this week.
In the meantime, feel free to browse the website, but be aware of glitches and unfinished pages/sections.
Malta's DAB Multiplex Operator Digi B Network have selected the Observa Field Monitor for quality of service, content and coverage checks. As the transmitter network expands to improve indoor coverage, the Observa device will provide key data to assist in the enhancement of DAB service reception.
From Factum Radioscope. Read more at: www.factumradioscape.com/2019/07/31/observa-monitoring-in-malta.