The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has reiterated its reservations about a draft law regarding Lithuania’s national public broadcaster LRT.
The EBU is not worried about DTT shutdowns in Belgium and Switzerland, writes Marcello Lombardo, EBU.
EBU members have elected a new executive board to lead the union for two from January 2019.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is opening a new technology hub in Madrid to support its business services which will transfer to a new subsidiary, Eurovision Services SA, on 1 January 2019.
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has expressed concerns about plans to further cut the funding of the Ukrainian public service broadcaster UA: PBC by 43% in 2019.
The EBU has said it is concerned about proposed changes to Lithuanian National Radio and Television’s (LRT) governance, including the appointment of members of the governing bodies and supervision.
Delegates attending a two-day event in Pristina organised by an EBU-funded programme have agreed that independent funding is indispensable to public service media (PSM) in Kosovo.
The EBU has concluded that ensuring independence is the major challenge for public service media (PSM) in the Western Balkans.
The EBU has expressed “extreme concern” about the future of public service media in Ukraine after broadcasts from EBU Member UA:PBC were terminated.
The European Broadcasting Union will be leading Ultra HD trials with five EBU members and industry partners at the 2018 European Athletics Championships in Berlin.