France far-right threatens to privatise public media

The far-right National Rally has pledged to privatise public media in France if it wins a majority in the country’s snap parliamentary election.

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VAT funding for French public media approved

The National Assembly approved the first reading of the bill which would end the licence fee and instead fund it through VAT.

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How election results can impact PSM

Election results in France and Slovenia could have big implications for PSM; as could forthcoming elections.

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Mali: Suspension of France 24 and RFI must be revoked

France 24 and Radio France Internationale (RFI), were suspended by Mali authorities on Wednesday accused of reporting "false allegations".

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France: Public media scrutinised ahead of election

Ahead of France's presidential election next month, incumbent Emmanuel Macron has promised to remove the TV licence fee. He's not the first.