CNN can continue to operate in Russia now that it has removed violations that were revealed by the regulator Roskomnadzor.
The Russian regulator Roskomnadzor has summoned representatives of CNN to discuss alleged violations of the country’s media legislation.
Austrian media company Mediengruppe Österreich will launch its domestic news channel oe24.tv on September 26, 2016.
CNN is once more available to viewers in Russia after an absence of four months.
CNN has received a universal licence to broadcast in Russia.
Roskomnadzor has approved CNN’s application for a broadcast licence barely two months after the channel exited the Russian market.
Benjamin Pirker will become the new distribution director for Germany, Austria, Switzerland & Benelux at Turner Broadcasting System on February 1, 2015.
Petra Malenicka is taking a new role at CNN International, expanding on her previous responsibility for Western Europe advertising sales.
CNN is to stop broadcasting in Russia following the enactment of a new law limiting the level of foreign ownership in media companies to 20%.
Time-Warner’s Turner Broadcasting System will reduce its global workforce of some 14,000 full-time employees by approximately 10%, the company announced today.