September 30, 2014

SD-RFERL Reporter wth GoPro

About Out Networks – “I was later able to learn more about it from the news of forbidden Western sources such as Voice of America and Free Europe, which sometimes broke through.” Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post cites VOA reporting on mixed feelings regarding military Read more »

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September 29, 2014

Television ownership in Vietnamese households is extremely high.

About Our Networks – Asia Radio Today reports that the BBG will hire Andy Lack as CEO of U.S. international media. – Government Executive and Federal Times report on the new open office space for BBG’s Office of Technology, Services, and Innovation. – Air & Space Magazine on the end of AeroMartí. Read more »

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September 26, 2014

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About Our Networks – CIO Insight publishes an interview with André Mendes on his transition from CIO to Director of Global Operations at the BBG. – FCW reports on the BBG’s transition to an open office space. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Time, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera cite Read more »

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September 25, 2014

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About Our Networks – Media Bistro, Poynter, TVNewser and TV Week report that the BBG intends to hire Andrew Lack as the first CEO of U.S. international media. Citations of BBG Networks – The Chinese Mandela? Wall Street Journal cites RFA reporting on Ilham Tohti, and the media narrative. RFA also cited Read more »

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September 24, 2014

(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

About Our Networks – Variety, Politico, Broadcasting & Cable, and Radio World report that the BBG intends to hire Andrew Lack as the first CEO of U.S. international media. Citations of BBG Networks – Yonhap cites VOA report on the 3-year low in North Korea’s daily food ration per capita. – DPA Read more »

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September 23, 2014

SD-RFERL Reporter wth GoPro

About Our Networks – RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service marks 60th anniversary. – Broadband TV News reports that RFE/RL will soon offer the news via a smart TV application. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times cites RFA on the self-immolation of 22-year old Tibetan, and the communications clampdown in China Read more »

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September 22, 2014

Zhaohui Rui (left) and Huaguang Zhao join VOA Mandarin reporter Xin Chen on the set of "Pro and Con" on May 30, 2014.

About Our Networks – “I like to share information from the Facebook pages of Radio Free Asia and Voice of America and also criticise the government for failing to solve this or that.” Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post uses Radio Free Asia’s reporting on harassment of Read more »

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September 18, 2014

About Our Networks – United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy issues report on measuring the impact of international broadcasting. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times quotes a VOA interview with actress Maria Conchita Alonso, whose citizenship Venezuela is trying to revoke. – New York Read more »

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September 17, 2014

People use mobile devices to record as riot police use a water cannon to disperse protesters during a rally against a bill which would, among other things, allow Turkey's authorities to block web pages for privacy violations without a prior court decision, in Istanbul, Turkey, late Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Police in Istanbul have clashed with hundreds of protesters denouncing a new law that increases government controls over the Internet. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)

About Our Networks – Al Monitor and VOA report on remarks by U.S. Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel. Citations of BBG Networks – Time cites VOA reporting on Ukraine bill granting amnesty to rebels in the Donbass region. – Yonhap Read more »

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September 16, 2014

7 Khaled Cairo photos

Citations of BBG Networks – Vox cites VOA reporting on why the U.S. opposes paying ransoms for kidnapped Americans. – Daily Beast cites RFE/RL reporting on anti-gay acts in Kazakhstan. – Yonhap cites VOA on Matthew Todd Miller trial in North Korea. – Washington Examiner picks up RFE/RL infographic on foreign fighters in Read more »

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