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March 27, 2019
URCA will not require existing radio stations to migrate frequencies

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) will not require existing radio stations to migrate frequencies in order to create the most ideal frequency spacing configuration for this country's spectrum, the regulator said in its "Statement of Results and Final Decision for the Technical Standards [...]
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URCA reveals two frequencies available for radio station licences
July 09, 2021
URCA reveals two frequencies available for radio station licences

Following a review of the market, the Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) has determined that there are two radio frequencies available for broadcast.

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July 16, 2018
URCA: Some radio stations may be required to change frequencies

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority's (URCA) "Second consultation on the technical standards framework for FM radio broadcasting in The Bahamas" document found that some radio stations may be asked to change their frequencies in order to facilitate "improved spectrum efficiency", though station owners have [...]
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April 10, 2018
URCA shuts down radio station's broadcast signal

The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) shut down the broadcast signal of Navette Broadcasting & Entertainment Co. Ltd (Navette), and is prepared to commence prosecution against Navette for the use of broadcast frequency 103.5FM without a license, a press release from the regulator states. [...]

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June 13, 2016
Radio stations fear closures under URCA changes

THE Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) has come under fire for its plans to "standardise" FM radio broadcasting, with industry insiders accusing the regulator of making the sector "pay" for the organisation's "mismanagement".

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September 17, 2015
Lightning forces radio stations off air

SEVERE weather affecting Marsh Harbour caused damage to key radio broadcast equipment earlier this month, forcing 100 JAMZ and Y98.7 off the air in Abaco.

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South Florida Radio Station Promoting Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival
April 16, 2015
South Florida Radio Station Promoting Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival

A Liberty City, Miami, based Social Worker and his wife, will travel to Grand Bahama with Hot 105 FM’s Radio Personality, “James T” this weekend to enjoy the festivities, excitement and celebrations of the first ever Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival...

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July 29, 2014
Thieves force radio station off the air

A BRAZEN daylight theft of a transmission line, presumably for copper, at Island FM's transmission site on Saturday knocked out the radio station for more than 24 hours this weekend.

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November 29, 2013
Power cuts hit radio stations

RADIO 100 JAMZ and Joy 101.9 went off the air early Thursday morning after a series of power cuts affected the antenna and transmission systems. Engineers were working all day yesterday and late into the night to repair the antenna and restore transmission as quickly as possible.

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November 28, 2013
Power cuts hit radio stations

RADIO 100 JAMZ and Joy 101.9 went off the air early Thursday morning after a series of power cuts affected the antenna and transmission systems. Engineers were working all day yesterday and late into the night to repair the antenna and restore transmission as quickly as possible.

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