The recent blackout and restart of ERT in Greece underlines the fact that these are challenging times for public broadcasters — due to government budget cuts, the growing presence of new rivals and…
In a Solomon-like ruling, Greece's Council of State ordered that pubcaster ERT resume regular terrestrial transmissions immediately, while undergoing draconian restructuring. The court also said the…
Greek state TV and radio were gradually pulled off the air late Tuesday, hours after the government said it would temporarily close all state-run broadcasts and lay off about 2,500 workers as part of…
Continuing to carve out its post-PBS path, independent L.A. pubcaster KCET has merged with national network Link TV to form KCETLink, a programming service that will be a local-national hybrid.
Potugal's economic meltdown continues with pubcaster RTP downgraded to junk status by ratings agency Moody's on Tuesday.
Is Italy's RAI reverting to the Roman Inquisition?
Swedish pubcaster TV4 has struck a three-year deal with producer/distrib Svensk Filmindustri for exclusive free TV rights to a string of new and old films.
Pubcaster the Australian Broadcasting Corp. has introduced the biggest overhaul of its editorial guidelines in 20 years -- to help it fight criticism that it's biased and presents only a left-leaning…
The U.K. government's spat with the BBC over its coverage of the war in Iraq and of the buildup to it has reminded everyone in Europe just how much their governments still like to have a say in the…
Austrian pubcaster ORF has linked up with Qatar-based Al-Jazeera in a cooperative arrangement that gives ORF access to Al-Jazeera footage.
Senator Entertainment has sold TV rights to a film package to German pubcaster ARD for an undisclosed amount.