RRsat intensifies focus on North American market

Posted on Sep 29, 2010 in AIB news archive

RRsat Global Communications Network Ltd., a leading provider of comprehensive content management and global distribution services to the television and radio broadcasting industries, has announced that it has expanded the responsibilities of Eric Larsen, recently hired as Senior Director of Sales for RRsat America, to include the development of strong business relationships with major US media organizations and to increase exposure and...

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BBG Chairman says "America's voice must be credible and must be heard"

Posted on Sep 29, 2010 in AIB news archive

Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) Chairman Walter Isaacson tonight announced a new direction for U.S. international broadcasting that “seizes on the latest media tools and technology to stay one step ahead of those who seek to repress free information around the world.” As Chairman of the BBG, Isaacson oversees RFE, VOA, Radio Free Asia, Radio/TV Marti, Radio Sawa, and Alhurra TV, which have a combined weekly audience of more...

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Al Jazeera Children's Channel launches new grid as it lights its 5th candle

Posted on Sep 27, 2010 in AIB news archive

Al Jazeera Children’s Channel (JCC) launched its new grid meeting the back-to-school season and crowning JCC’s 5-year anniversary with an array of premieres that will enforce the diversity and positioning of the different slots. JCC’s grid reflects its maturing programming strategy and features many in-house productions along with international co-productions and acquisitions. These exciting new programs that include Saladin (a new 3D-animated...

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euronews ahead of competition

Posted on Sep 27, 2010 in AIB news archive

euronews is the only media offering multi-lingual services on TV, mobile and on all main digital platforms. The formula is a success. Once again euronews confirms its leading position among the international news TV channels in Europe. For the sixth consecutive survey release, euronews ranks number 1 in weekly reach. EMS-C-EMS study, released on September 27th, measures the media consumption of 46.4 million upmarket viewers in Western and...

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VOA Korean Service broadcaster wins Gold World Trophy

Posted on Sep 27, 2010 in AIB news archive

VOA Korean Service broadcaster Young-Ran Jeon was awarded the Gold World Trophy for National/International Affairs at the New York Festivals International Radio Programming & Promotion Awards Ceremony today for her report on North Korean migrant workers in Vladivostok, Russia. VOA’s Korean Service broadcast Jeon’s report, “My Nation’s Command, My Only Dream: The Story of North Korean Migrant Workers,” as a...

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