WRTHmonitor

AUSTRALIA
The transmitter in Sydney on 2368.5 kHz has been heard with R. La Manamea Samoa (LMS) programming. Their web site is www.radiolms.com.au .

BOLIVIA
R. Fides is reported again active on 9625 kHz, heard on weekdays.

CHINA
Vo Pujiang has stopped operation on shortwave.

CYPRUS
The transmitters in Limassol on 693 and 1044 kHz and Paphos on 558 and 918 kHz have been switched off.

CZECH REPUBLIC
R. Dechovka has started testing on 1233 kHz with under 1 kW power from Praha Libeznice. Full 10 kW operation is expected in August.

EGYPT
ERTU Cairo on 1071 kHz carries Nile Valley prgr. between 1700-2200.

ERITREA
Shortwave transmitters have been reported off the air recently.

GERMANY
AFN Frankfurt Weisskirchen 150 kW transmitter on 873 kHz has been closed.

INDIA
The following AIR Vividh Bharati transmitters are reported inactive: 1278 kHz Lucknow, 1350 kHz Jalandhar, 1449 kHz Kanpur and 1503 kHz Vijayawada.

MYANMAR
Thazin R. Minorities prgr. between 2330-0130 is now on 6165 kHz instead of 7110 kHz. The Main prgr. is announced to be on 6165 kHz between 0930-1500 instead of 7110 kHz 1030-1500, but reported currently off the air.

NETHERLANDS
R. Seagull has stopped operation on 1395 kHz.

PORTUGAL
Rádio Comercial’s Star FM on 1035 kHz is reported off the air.

SPAIN
R. Popular in San Sebastian on 1224 kHz is reported off the air.
RNE “Radio 5-Todo Noticias” has been revamped as “Radio 5 Información”. The new programming includes more regional news bulletins plus a 30 minutes local programme, Mon-Fri: 0525-0530 (in parallel with RN), 0550-0600 (in parallel with RN), 0730-0800 (local), 0825-0830, 0925-0930, 1025-1030, 1425-1430, 1525-1530, 1625-1630 and 1705-1730 & Sat/Sun
1130-1200. RNE1 R. Nacional: Mon-Fri 0525-0530, 0550-0600 and 1107-1200 & Sat/Sun 1130-1200.

SYRIA
Only 5 MW frequencies are reported active: 567, 783 and 828 kHz (irr.) carry Main prgr, 666 kHz TV audio and 1071 kHz relays Lebanese R. Al-Nour.

TAIWAN
Fu Hsing BC, Kuanyin is back on 9410 kHz in parallel with 9774 kHz.