|Owner||Entreprise nationale de radiodiffusion sonore|
The Entreprise nationale de radiodiffusion sonore (ENRS, the National Sound Broadcasting Company, Algerian Radio, or Radio Algérienne; in Arabic: المؤسسة العمومية للبث الإذاعي) is Algeria's state-owned public radio broadcasting organization.
Formed in 1986 when the previous Algerian Radio and Television company (established in 1962) was split into four enterprises, it produces three national radio channels:
There are also two thematic radios (Radio Culture and Radio Coran), one international station (Radio Algérie Internationale broadcasting on shortwave via the Issoudun, France relay station, and 46 local stations (Radio El Bahia, Radio Soummam, etc.).
The ENRS is a member of the European Broadcasting Union.
- Annual Business Economic and Political Review: Algeria, Oxford Business Group, 11 November 2008, accessed 23 December 2008
- Zawya Business Information, accessed 23 December 2008
- | RadioAlgerie.dz/rai
- ESIS Alternative networks: Algeria, accessed 23 December 2008
- Blog.JMB.mx "Radio Algeria"
- EBU members' list, accessed 23 December 2008