AIB media industry news desk

Nominees for this year’s AIBs announced

The Association for International Broadcasting is delighted to reveal the AIBs 2017 shortlist. 2017 has been a record year for this competition that rewards the best factual productions across video, audio and online. The AIBs are truly international, with work...

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Eutelsat’s Sat.tv app now available on connected TVs

Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) today announced at the IBC show in Amsterdam that its Sat.tv app, the smart programme guide available through tablets and smartphones, is now running on connected TVs using the HbbTV standard. Available for free...

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RFE/RL takes Azerbaijani case to European Court

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) is appealing to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) to resolve claims brought by the Azerbaijani government that have hampered its news reporting inside the country for almost three years. “We have been unable to make any...

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RFA closes Phnom Penh Bureau

CEO John F. Lansing issued the following statement on the closing of RFA's Phnom Penh Bureau: "In recent days, the intimidation campaign by Cambodia's government against free speech has intensified. As a result, and out of concern for the security and safety of its...

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The AIBs 2017 Longlist announced

The Longlist for the 13th annual AIBs – the international awards for factual content, is announced today, Tuesday 12 September 2017 Factual content from countries as diverse as Papua New Guinea, Denmark, the UK and Argentina 18 distinct categories to reward factual...

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Arabsat at IBC 2017 in Amsterdam

Arab Satellite Communications Organization (Arabsat) announced that it will participate in the Exhibition of the International Broadcasting Conference IBC-2017 in Amsterdam from 15th to 19th September. IBC is considered to be the largest international gathering...

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