O'Reilly logo

Satellite Broadcasting by Ralph Negrine

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

3The Nordic Countries in the Age of Satellite Broadcasting

Lennart Weibull and Ronny Severinsson

Introduction

On December 9th 1986 the Swedish delegation at the Council of Europe Meeting in Vienna expressed the following view on satellite broadcasting in Europe:

Although it would be too simplistic to divide Europe into transnational broadcasting countries and transnational receiving countries, it is nevertheless true that, in general, the larger countries, with their more extensive financial and production bases, have been the first to take advantage of the new technological developments and transmit new programme services to their neighbours. The smaller countries ... have been importers rather than exporters of the new services.1

This statement ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required