The Latvian regulator NEPLP has cancelled the broadcasting licence of the independent Russian channel TV Rain (Dohzd) on the grounds of national security and public order.
Significant amendments to the Law on Electronic Media have come into effect in Latvia.
Latvia’s Regional Administrative Court has ruled against the resumption of the broadcasting of PBK Lithuania and PBK Estonia in the country.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has banned the distribution of 80 Russian TV channels in the country.
The Latvian parliament (Saeima) has approved amendments to the Protected Services Law that make the use of illegal systems to watch TV services punishable.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has banned the distribution of 18 Russian TV channels owned directly or indirectly by Gazprombank.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has banned the distribution of three Russian channels in the country on the grounds of national security.
The Latvian regulator NEPLP has exclude 38 TV channels from the list of audiovisual services allowed to be retransmitted in the country.
Latvia will see the launch of three new FTA channels in 2022.
Latvia’s National Electronic Media Council (NEPLP) has announced a tender for the right to distribute free-to-air (FTA) national commercial TV channels in the country for the next three years.