China donates digital transformation system to Cambodia's national TV station


wang

PHNOM PENH (Xinhua): China donated a set of digital transformation system to the National Television of Cambodia (TVK), aiming at helping the TV station improve its broadcasting quality and efficiency.

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian (pic) handed over the equipment to Cambodian Information Minister Khieu Kanharith at an event held at the Ministry of Information on Wednesday (Oct 27).

The system can convert analog video signals from Video Home System (VHS), Betacam, mini DV and other tapes into digital videos such as MOV, MXF, MP4, TS and MPG.

Ambassador Wang said broadcasting sector has been playing a crucial role in helping promote ties and cooperation between China and Cambodia.

"The handover ceremony clearly demonstrates that China has paid high attention to cooperation in the field of broadcasting with Cambodia, and we hope that our cooperation will be bigger in the future," he said.

Kanharith said the equipment is necessary for the TVK as it has planned to switch from analog to digital broadcasting.

"On behalf of the Ministry of Information and the government, I'd like to express my sincere thanks to the Chinese government as well as to the National Radio and Television Administration of China for providing this equipment to us," he said.

According to the minister, the analog broadcasting in Cambodia will be switched off by 2025.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Aseanplus News

Asean News Headlines at 10pm on Wednesday (Dec1)
Filipino artist fears longer struggle as Omicron stalls tourism pick-up
Researchers test out ‘smart bandage’
Thailand lauded for healthcare system
Indonesia reports 278 newly-confirmed Covid-19 cases and 10 more deaths on Wednesday (Dec 1)
1,324 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore; ICU utilisation rate up at 59.7% as 19th day in a row that the growth rate below 1
WHO chief lauds Thailand for health insurance, primary healthcare system as Covid-19 cases continue to fall in country
Philippines logs 500 new Covid-19 cases and 167 deaths on Wednesday (Dec 1) as virus case continue to drop
Vietnam reports 14,508 new Covid-19 cases; record number of cases in Hanoi on Wednesday (Dec 1)
Singapore to enhance testing protocols for air travellers from Friday (Dec 3), land VTL not affected

Others Also Read


Vouchers