Outlets Archives: Christian Science Monitor

October 9, 2014

Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel visits Al Youm staff at MBN studios in Dubai.

Citations of BBG Networks – Quartz cites VOA report about the source of leaked CY Leung contract. – Christian Science Monitor quotes VOA interview with medical ethicist regarding Ebola death in Dallas. – Business Insider draws from RFA reporting to make the point that China may have Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

August 5, 2014

antennas

About Our Networks – Radio Taiwan International interviews Radio Free Asia’s Shiny Li regarding the network’s investigative reporting on food safety problems in China. – Washington Times discusses the role of the Secretary of State within the BBG. – Radio World reports on the BBG’s recently released report on the Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

July 31, 2014

two women at a computer, one pointing to the screen

About Our Networks – Fox News opinion urges expanding RFE/RL “outreach and intensity.” – Newsmax discusses possible U.S. international media reform. – “That’s what we did through all kinds of media, you know, the Voice of America is the most obvious example, but also the constant outreach that Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

May 13, 2014

Gallup Nigeria room

About Our Networks – Armed men force BBG affiliate station off air in Eastern Ukraine. – CPJ on press freedom in Azerbaijan, restrictions and jamming against VOA and RFE/RL. – National Review notes Putin’s crackdown on independent media outlets, including Voice of America. – OPM looks at the HR challenges within the Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

May 7, 2014

About Our Networks – As press freedom in Iraq declines, Reporters Without Borders notes that Alhurra TV crew was prevented from covering a protest in Karbala. – Vietnamese blog Ba Sam advises readers on how to read articles on blocked websites like Radio Free Asia and Voice of America. Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

April 28, 2014

SD_Alhurra_USElectionBehindtheScenes

About Out Networks – Variety profiles Alhurra TV’s “Rayheen ala feen” (Where Do We Go From Here?) – New York Times publishes obituary for David Burke. – Sen. Roger Wicker and Rep. Aaron Shock criticize proposed RFE/RL Balkans Service cuts on Fox News. Citations of BBG Networks – Voice Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

March 26, 2014

RFE/RL correspondent Andriy Dubchak reporting live in Kyiv, Dec 2013

About Our Networks – Reporters Without Borders discusses the reporting environment in Iraq, including the killing of Radio Free Iraq’s Mohamed Baidawi. – House bill provides $10 million for increased broadcasts to Ukraine by RFE/RL and VOA. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times cites VOA piece Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

February 21, 2014

Reporter standing under with tent like cover with U.S. Capitol in the background

About Our Networks – RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova questioned by government. – Wall Street Journal notes that Congress recently allocated $25.5 million for internet anti-censorship efforts to the Broadcasting Board of Governors. – The Channel publishes an interview with MBN President Brian Conniff on Alhurra’s 10th anniversary (pg 62), as well as Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

February 3, 2014

mobilephone1

About Our Networks – Wall Street Journal notes that “today Washington’s most promising source of funding for firewall-circumvention tools appears to be the Broadcasting Board of Governors.” – The Phnom Penh Post publishes statement by BBG Chairman Jeffrey Shell noting the lack of media freedoms in Cambodia. – Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed

January 27, 2014

A protester carries a Ukrainian flag during unrest in central Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.

About Our Networks – Voice of America’s Moe Moe Htun was at the mall in Columbia, Md. when this weekend’s shooting took place. – Alhurra and Radio Sawa mentioned in a profile of China Radio International’s operations in the Middle East. – “At a market in Daun Penh Read more »

Posted in | Comments closed