Sunday, 18 February 2018
People celebrated World Radio Day, which falls on February 13 every year, and coincides with the launch of the first broadcast of the UN’s Radio in 1946. When Saudi Radio launched its official broadcast on October 1, 1949, it was able to play a substantial role spreading cultural awareness and information to the public, as well as being an important medium to deliver news. And through radio, Saudi women were able to get involved in the broadcasting industry and get into presenting. ...
Monday, 23 October 2017
An unknown assailant on Monday forced his way into the office of a Russian radio station that is critical of the Kremlin and stabbed a presenter in the neck before he was detained, the chief editor told AFP. “Some man burst into the building, blinded the building’s security guard from a spray bottle, then came up to our floor,” said Echo of Moscow editor-in-chief Alexei Venediktov. “He broke in and stabbed our presenter Tatiana Felgengauer in the neck with a knife,” ...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
The BBC launched a new Korean language radio and online service on Tuesday that will be available to listeners in North Korea if the signal is not blocked.The service, part of the BBC’s biggest global expansion since the 1940s, will have a dedicated team of journalists in Seoul, London and Washington.“Audiences in the Korean peninsula and Korean speakers around the world can now hear radio broadcasts and access the latest news online,” the BBC World Service said in a ...
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
Britain’s BBC revealed a yawning gap between the pay of its top male and female stars on Wednesday when the national broadcaster named its highest earners for the first time.The 95-year-old corporation said Chris Evans, the radio and TV presenter who hosted Top Gear for one series, was top of the list, taking home up to 2.25 million pounds ($3.3 million) in 2016/17.In contrast, the highest paid woman was entertainment presenter Claudia Winkleman, who earned less than half a million pounds ...
Thursday, 13 July 2017
Syrian opposition figure Marah Al-Bukai has denied that he made statements to the Syrian Souryana radio station on Wednesday. Souryana is affiliated with the Syrian regime’s General Authority for Radio and Television. On Wednesday, it released statements for prominent Syrian opposition figures such George Sabra, Marah Al-Bukai and Jihad Makdissi and claimed they made these statements to it. However, Bukai said she did not make any statements to Souryana and noted how the station did not ...
Sunday, 16 October 2016
The radio station is an addition to the channel’s new services and it will cover political, economic, sports, technological, healthcare and art news
Monday, 26 September 2016
Community Media Network launched a series of radio and television public service announcements geared toward the youth
Monday, 26 September 2016
Someone messed up on the job at Egyptian state-run TV, and big heads began to roll
Thursday, 21 April 2016
Arabian Radio Network to add new stations available solely via smartphone apps
Tuesday, 2 February 2016
"Voice of the Caliphate" radio was destroyed by two U.S. airstrikes, according to a U.S. military official