AIB media industry news desk

Defend Media Freedom – key conference in London

The UK/Canada hosted Global Conference on Media Freedom will open in London on 10 July, with over 70 international government delegations, intergovernmental organisations, broadcasters and NGOs taking part. The focus of the...

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Extension for entering globally renowned AIBs

We'd set the deadline for entering the AIBs 2019 as 28 June. But we've been asked to extend this by many organisations who cannot meet the original closing date. The new closing date for the AIBs is now 12 July 2019. There's plenty of time to get your work into one or...

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BBC News Chinese content live on Yahoo Hong Kong

Text and video content from the BBC News Chinese website bbc.com/chinese now features on the popular Hong Kong news portal, Yahoo Hong Kong, and its mobile apps, Yahoo Hong Kong News and Yahoo TV. Thanks to an agreement between BBC News and Yahoo Hong Kong, the BBC...

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USAGM winners at 2019 National Murrow Awards

Two U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) networks-Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and Radio Free Asia (RFA)-have been named winners of the prestigious 2019 National Murrow Awards. This is the first time the two networks have received this honor, presented by...

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BBC international services hit all-time audience highs

More people around the world are tuning into the BBC than ever before, reaching a new high of 426m a week - an increase of 50m (13 percent) over the year, according to new figures released on 18 June 2019. The Global Audience Measure (GAM) shows BBC News has an...

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Phoenix Television takes Philippines movies to China

Hit Filipino movies from broadcaster ABS-CBN will soon make their debut in China for the first time via Phoenix Movie Channel, after the network successfully concluded a milestone deal with Phoenix Satellite Television, a leading entertainment group that aims to...

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