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Zambian government to award 60% share in ZNBC to China’s TopStar

Zambia’s government refuses to back down on a decision to award 60% share in the national broadcaster, despite public outcry and rebukes from the opposition.

New BBC TV channel announced for Scotland

The Director General of the BBC, Tony Hall, has today announced a new channel and funding increase for BBC Scotland.

New head of Gambian broadcaster commits to independence

The new head of Gambia Radio and Television Services (GRST) is committed to ensuring the editorial independence of the state broadcaster.

No extension for analogue TV signal in India

The deadline to switch over from analogue to digital signal TV in India will not be extended any further, says the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

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