Britain’s foreign secretary has described the decision to ban BBC World News in China as an “unacceptable curtailing of media freedom”.
Click, the BBC’s technology show, has developed the world’s first interactive factual programme using object-based media technology, allowing viewers to choose from hundreds of thousands of alternative versions.
The BBC has announced that during September 2017 BBC World News SD on satellite Astra 1L will cease.
Plans to merge BBC World News with its domestic counterpart the BBC News channel have been scrapped.
Staff at BBC World News are to stage a 24-hour strike on Thursday in protest over changes to working hours.
The BBC is discussing the option of merging the domestic BBC News Channel with its international counterpart BBC World News.
BBC World News has extended its global distribution agreement with satellite operator Intelsat.
BBC World News is celebrating its silver anniversary. The news channel began 25 years ago today with a single half hour news bulletin as BBC World Service Television.
BBC World News is to begin including product placement on some feature shows.
SES has signed a long-term agreement to broadcast BBC World News in HD from the Astra satellite neighbourhood at 19 degrees East.