• Short Summary

    The Congolese government has signed a contract with the West German electrical company Siemens for the supply of radio transmission equipment.

  • Description

    The Congolese government has signed a contract with the West German electrical company Siemens for the supply of radio transmission equipment. The contract was signed by Mr. Prommer, for Siemens, and the Congo Kinshasa Minister of Information, Mr. Jean Jacques Kande.

    Under the contract, Siemens will provide and instal in Kinshasa a transmitter of 600 kilowatts - the strongest in Africa.

    The new equipment will link Matadi, Bandundu, Kisangani, Bukavu, and later Lubumbashi, Mbandaka, Mbuji-Mayi and Luluabourg. Siemens has also undertaken to maintain the equipment and the stations.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACGMIE42UBD8DT55UY9JG843Y0
    Media URN:
    VLVACGMIE42UBD8DT55UY9JG843Y0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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