The French 24/7 version of RT (formerly Russia Today) is now set for “some time in 2016.”
The UK branch of the Spanish bank BBVA has blocked the transfer of ad revenues received by RT (Russia Today) in the UK.
The owner of London Live, the London Evening Standard and The Independent has told Russia Today (RT) that any action by Ofcom against the broadcaster would reflect badly on Britain.
RT (Russia Today) has been threatened with statutory sanctions by Ofcom for breaching impartiality rules in its reporting of events in Ukraine earlier this year.
Russia Today plans to allocate R1.399 billion (€29.3 million) for a new French language version of the channel.
Russia Today has secured carriage on Slovakia’s leading cable network.
Larry King, the US interviewer who spent 25 years with CNN, is to join Russia Today (RT) to present a new political programme.
On the eve of this year’s MIPTV, Russia Today (RT) is launching Ruptly, a Berlin-based agency that provides real-time and archived visual news materials from all the global hotspots via state-of-the-art delivery platform.
Dailymotion has added Al Jazeera, Russia Today, the Telegraph Media Group and VICE as dedicated channels on its video portal.
Russia Today is launching RTDoc, a TV channel featuring documentaries about Russia, broadcasting 24/7 in English, and available as a free-to-air channel on Eutelsat Hot Bird.