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Recent news and comment from the world of public sector media.
Romanian parliament votes to wipe out public broadcaster fees
November 7, 2016
Last week the Romanian parliament voted to remove broadcasting fees in a move that could put the country’s public service media in danger.
New PSB in Israel may never see the light of the day
October 26, 2016
The Israeli government may revoke the decision to establish a new public broadcaster in what could be a serious detriment to democracy in the country.
EBC’s situation contested in public hearing
October 25, 2016
After the recent changes and government interference, former members of the Brazilian public broadcaster met with Parliament to debate its current situation.
New Zealand broadcasters face public funding shake-up
October 21, 2016
New Zealand on Air (NZOA), the body that provides funding for local television, radio and music programming, may soon change the way they distribute their money.