Prasar Bharati gets ready to launch new channel for north east India

The Indian public broadcaster will launch a new Doordarshan channel in a bid to enhance its reach in the region

Brasil

Public broadcaster in Brazil will go back to buying content from private TV

The series of measures that have lately affected the structure of the Brazilian public broadcaster will now have an impact on the content it produces.

PSM Weekly | 3-10 Nov 2016

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Indian Government halts ban on NDTV

The Hindi news channel was supposed to be suspended for a day on Wednesday but the government put the ban on hold as it waits for the Supreme Court response.

romanian parliament

Romanian parliament votes to wipe out public broadcaster fees

Last week the Romanian parliament voted to remove broadcasting fees in a move that could put the country's public service media in danger.

PSM Weekly| 25 Oct- 2 Nov 2016

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PSM Weekly | 19-25 Oct 2016

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NPR CPB funding

NPR ratings show strength of US public radio

Substantial growth in audience figures attributed to “first rate journalism”, much improved user platforms and high quality storytelling.

PTS Taiwan

Public Television Service, Taiwan

Since 1998, a central role of Taiwan's Public Television Service (PTS) has been to promote democratic value, minority interests, culture and voices that were once unheard under martial law.

SABC

PSM Weekly | 5-11 Oct 2016

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