All posts tagged Media

Alexander Velev BNR
May 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s broadcast regulator, the Council for Electronic Media, on May 17 named Alexander Velev as the new director-general of public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio (BNR). Velev was chosen from among […]

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Bulgarian court declares TV7 broadcaster insolvent

May 13, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court has ruled to declare private television channel TV7 insolvent, effective as of December 31 2015, after concluding that its revenues w ...

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Bulgaria worst among EU countries in 2016 Press Freedom Index

April 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria ranked 113th out of 180 countries in international organisation Reporters Without Border’s 2016 Index of Press Freedom, the lowest scor ...

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Bulgarian broadcast regulator elects acting head

April 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Council for Electronic Media (CEM), the statutory regulator of the country’s broadcast media, elected council member Maria Stoy ...

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    Pending Polish media law draws criticism
    January 4, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Pending changes to the media law that has passed the lower house in Poland’s parliament on December 30 has been criticised by international and Polish watchdogs for potentially politicising the […]

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    Arrests after Bulgarian TV crew assaulted
    October 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A number of people have been arrested after a crew from Bulgaria’s Nova Televizia was assaulted while attempting to film a story about alleged energy theft in a Roma neighbourhood […]