New Zealand broadcasters face public funding shake-up

New Zealand on Air (NZOA), the body that provides funding for local television, radio and music programming, may soon change the way they distribute their money.

Change on the cards for PSM funding in Ireland

Funding to be examined by Oireachtas Communications Committee as call emerges to include newspapers in reform process.

Update: Bosnian PSB to stay on air?

Internal and external debts could have led to suspended services for Bosnian PSB BHRT but last minute deal with parliament keeps it on-air.

Calls for licence fee reform in Ireland

The Republic of Ireland’s public broadcaster, RTÉ, has called for licence fee reform after a controversial alternative was scrapped amidst an ongoing decline in public funding.

Public Service Media Online: Remit and Financing

The European Audiovisual Observatory organised and filmed this expert conference in November 2015 in Brussels in which participants discussed how public media is facing up to the challenges and competition of delivering content online.

Australia, UK’s PSBs receive cuts to international and news

This week saw the announcement of 80 job losses for ABC Australia, and a net 220 posts from BBC News, the latest in ongoing cuts to Public Service Broadcasting around the world