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Radio Cairo Italian Section to hire new Speakers

Contributed by LC on May 09, 2018 - 09:31 PM
The station has announced on its Facebook profile a job opportunity at the Italian Section. The rare announcement ask for Italian and Egyptian citizenship holders living in Cairo. Radio Cairo broadcast in Italian every evening at 17.00-18.00 UTC.

Radio Capodistria Medium Wave under Maintanance

Contributed by LC on May 08, 2018 - 10:55 PM
Medium wave service from Radio Capodistria (Italian Programme 1170 kHz) is suspended as from today 8 May 2018 until 15 hours UTC on Friday 10 May 2018. Maintanance works are under way at Croce Bianca transmitter.

New Streaming Schedule from RAE Argentina

Contributed by LC on Apr 12, 2018 - 11:56 PM
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RAE, Radio Argentina to the World, has finally checked times of their streaming to coincide with live broadcasts on shortwave. New web schedule including Italian, English broadcasts. Engineers still working to beam broadcasts to Europe from relay station in Okeechobee, Florida. Most of broadcasts, including Italian, now directed to North America on shortwave.

10 April on Vatican Radio: No Special Broadcast on Short Wave

Contributed by LC on Apr 10, 2018 - 03:52 PM
Italradio apologize to all readers for any inconvenience about a broadcast from St. Peter's Basilica not aired earlier today, 10 April 2018 from Vatican Radio, we reported as existing. Vatican Radio has officially denied the broadcast was scheduled. Italradio however read the information on the radio web site on Sunday and reported about it.

RAE and WRMI working on antenna to be beamed to Europe

Contributed by LC on Apr 08, 2018 - 08:28 PM
Wrong beam and problems with airing times are confirmed by RAE after listeners noticed Italian programme still beamed to North America on shortwave and previous day podcast available on the Internet. Anyway RAE and relay station WRMI in Miami are working to make antennas to be directed to Europe again.

Live from St. Peter's Basilica, Shortwaves on 10 April 2018

Contributed by LC on Apr 08, 2018 - 04:01 PM
A further special broadcast from St. Peter's Basilica is scheduled by Vatican Radio on Tuesday 10 April 2018 airing live the Holy Mass the Pope will celebrate with the Missionaries of Mercy, holding in Rome their annual meeting. Two frequencies involved, both in the 19 meters band. English commentary included, live at 09.55 UTC.

Vatican Radio Ukrainian Lithurgies mark Oriental Easter Week

Contributed by LC on Apr 03, 2018 - 11:48 PM
Ukrainian lithurgies on Easter week under Julian calendar will be broadcast on 5 and 7 April by Vatican Radio. Shortwave, 25 and 31 metres band, beamed to Eastern Europe.

Marconi Historical Site in Pisa to attract foreign Investor ?

Contributed by LC on Mar 31, 2018 - 12:35 PM
Greek based Intracom-Telecom could be the first Interantional investor to contribute to the re-birth of Marconi's station in Coltano, by Pisa, Central Italy. The site hosted the biggest transmitting plant Marconi built in earlier 1900's to link Africa and North America with Italy. The station was destroyed during WWII, never re-built and only a few remnants now testify its importance for radio history.

Radio against Mafia, 40 Years ago

Contributed by LC on Mar 31, 2018 - 12:07 PM
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The role radio played in the struggle Italian activist Peppino Impastato, murdered by Mafia in Sicily in 1978, is reminded on the stamp Italian Post Office issued to honor the founder of a free radio station in his region, a way he stood against criminal underworld.

Vatican Radio Easter Celebrations Live Coverage

Contributed by LC on Mar 31, 2018 - 11:48 AM
Vatican Radio shortwave live broadcasts from St Peter's Square in Rome will cover Pope Francis' celebration on Easter night and on Sunday, 31 March - 1 April 2018. English commentary included.

No further cuts: Shortwaves in the Italian Language enter A-18

Contributed by LC on Mar 31, 2018 - 11:34 AM
For the first time in many years, A-18 season's schedules do not show futher cuts on Italian language broadcasts both on Medium and Short Wave. Egypt, Tunisia, China, Iran, Turkey, Romania, the Vatican, AWR, Argentina all have confirmed their broadcasts. Full details.

Weekly News from Italy on Rai Radio 1

Contributed by LC on Jun 02, 2017 - 09:05 PM
As from 23.50 UTC on 2 June 2017 (01.50 on 3 June local time in Italy) Rai Radio 1 is hosting a weekly newscast in English, "Seven days in Italy".

Easter Week: Vatican Radio Live Broadcasts on Short Waves

Contributed by LC on Apr 09, 2017 - 02:49 PM
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Live from St. Peter's and the Colosseum in Rome, Easter celebrations with Pope Francis will be broadcast on short wave including English, Italian commentaries to Africa and Asia, starting on Thursday 13 April 2017. Vatican Radio still broadcasting on (too few) shortwaves.

Vatican Radio to leave Medium Waves over Rome

Contributed by LC on Nov 26, 2016 - 12:54 PM
On 1st December 2016, just a few days befor Christmas, Vatican Radio would leave both Medium Wave frequencies now covering Rome and neighboring region on 585 and 1260 kHz, Italradio is informed. Both Italian and foreign languages affected. FM and DAB covering unsufficient to substitute MW.

Radio Capodistria Medium Wave Back on the Air

Contributed by LC on Nov 15, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Renovation works at the antenna in Croce Bianca by Pirano (Beli Kriz, Piran, North Western Istria) are very near to their end and the MW frequency 1170 kHz has been reactivated on 14 November. Listeners positively report. The station has confirmed.

Italian International Broadcasts Final Winter Schedule

Contributed by LC on Oct 22, 2016 - 09:17 AM
Final information about frequencies and timings of Italian language International broadcasts, as from 30 October 2016 when DST ends in most of Europe: Romania, Albania, Turkey, Tunisia, Argentina, Egypt, Vatican Radio, Greece AWR, China Radio International, Iran. English, Italian broadcasts update. Cairo to find a new frequency?

Italian International Broadcasts as from 30 October 2016

Contributed by LC on Oct 16, 2016 - 10:17 PM
Early information about frequencies and timings of Italian language International broadcasts, as from 30 October 2016 when DST ends in mosto of Europe: Romania, Albania, Turkey, Tunisia, Argentina, Egypt, Vatican Radio. English, Italian broadcasts update.

Danish SW Club International bids farewell

Contributed by LC on Oct 15, 2016 - 10:10 PM
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On 8 October, the Danish Shortwave Club International (DSWCI) a most respected 60 years old institution in dxing community held its latest general assembly in Kalundborg, Denmark. By the end of the year the club will gallantly end its activities.

New Schedule for Radio Tunis Chaine Internationale

Contributed by LC on Oct 08, 2016 - 03:54 PM
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Italian programme from Radio Tunis Chaine Internationale (RTCI) has been re-timed to 15.03 UTC following a new autumn-winter 2016-2017 schedule. A mainly French speaking channel RTC offers 4 more programmes in foreign languages, including Italian, German, English and Spanish on 963 kHz medium wave.

Vatican Radio English Broadcasts with the Pope in Caucasus

Contributed by LC on Sep 28, 2016 - 11:22 PM
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Pope Francis will visit Georgia and Azerbaijan (30 September - 2 October 2016). Vatican Radio short wave coverage will be limited to some events, to be broadcast live from Tbilisi, Georgia and Baku, Azerbaijan.

Radio Tirana Italian Programme back on 7465 kHz

Contributed by LC on Sep 24, 2016 - 07:41 PM
Radio Tirana Italian programme is back on 7465 kHz at 17.00 UTC (19 hours in Italy). Planned schedule for the new season starting on 30 October is confirming the frequency, also used by French, English and German broadcasts to Europe. Time to be shifted one hour ahead.

Marconi's Exhibition at Bologna Airport

Contributed by LC on Sep 16, 2016 - 08:29 PM
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Bologna International Airport was named after Guglielmo Marconi 40 years ago. On the anniversary year the airport is hosting a exhibition of radio receivers, transmitters and other devices from Marconi's industrial production. All objects come from the Museo della Comunicazione “G. Pelagalli”, a splendid collection of 2,000 objects explaining the history of communications over 250 years. The exhibition is open daily at the "Marconi Louge" on the first floor of the main airport building.

Maintanance Works at Radio Capodistria Medium Wave Transmitter

Contributed by LC on Sep 07, 2016 - 02:04 PM
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As from 12 September 2016 the medium wave transmitter at Croce Bianca di Pirano (Beli Kriz, Piran, Istria) wil be submitted at some planned maintanance works, including shortening the antenna mast. Both Italian (1170 kHz) and Slovenian (549 kHz) frequencies will remain off air for about 4 weeks.

Radio Tirana to Europe now on 7475 kHz

Contributed by LC on Aug 29, 2016 - 07:27 PM
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Italradio confirm Radio Tirana now operating to Europe on 7475 kHz, previously 7465 kHz, in Italian, French, German and English. Listeners noticed tests on the new frequency last week. On 29 August the new frequency, correcting some noises monitored on the previous one, is regularly operating.

The Invention of Italy on BBC Radio 4

Contributed by LC on Aug 26, 2016 - 04:14 PM
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"The Invention of Italy" is a 3 parts programme presenting the history of Italy now aired by BBC Radio 4. The next part is scheduled on 2 September at 23.30 British Time (22.30 UTC). All broadcast are available on the BBC website but its airing time also favours listening on long and medium waves in Europe. Author Misha Glenny presents the history of Italy from 1494 to the end of WWI. Back at the end of 15th Century Italy was divided in fighting local states, finally invaded by France. A long path to the unification of the country made possible only 3 centuries later.
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