By Ayya Lmahamad
At the invitation of the Ministry of Digital Development and Transport, experts from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) arrived in Azerbaijan to discuss the regulation of television and radio broadcasting in border areas, as well as networks mobiles complying with international standards, reports Azernews .
On June 28, experts with Deputy Minister of Digital Development and Transport Rovshan Rustamov.
The main objective of the week-long expert mission is to familiarize ITU experts with interference in the country’s broadcasting space and jointly identify solutions, taking into account the experiences of other countries, to regulate broadcasting in border areas in accordance with international requirements.
During the visit, ITU experts will meet with specialists from the Ministry and its subordinate bodies – the State Administration of Radio Frequency, Radio and Television and the Communication Production Association by satellite, Azercosmos, as well as mobile phone operators.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is a specialized agency of the United Nations for information and communication technologies (ICT), with which Azerbaijan cooperates closely. Founded in 1865 to facilitate international connectivity in communications networks, the union allocates the world’s radio spectrum and satellite orbits, develops technical standards that ensure the seamless interconnection of networks and technologies, and strives to improve access to ICTs to underserved communities around the world.
Ayya Lmahamad is the journalist of AzerNews, follow her on Twitter: @AyyaLmahamad
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