Outlets Archives: RIA Novosti

October 20, 2014

(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

About Our Networks – Government Video profiles the cost savings and benefits of the BBG’s move to an open office floor plan for the Office of Technology, Services & Innovation. – Business Standard writes about use of TV and mobile in Pakistan, drawing from the BBG’s media research Read more »

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October 17, 2014

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About Our Networks – Index on Censorship calls for an end to harassment against RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova. Citations of BBG Networks – NPR cites VOA reporting on Venezuela using newly acquired UN Security Council position to attack the U.S. – Index on Censorship cites RFE/RL report on Russia’s Read more »

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September 15, 2014

Elizabeth Arrott, VOA

About Our Networks – The Channel reports on Radio Sawa’s new app (page 8). – Carnegie Europe urges the West to spend more on RFE/RL and VOA broadcasting in order to promote an alternative to Russian television. – American Journalism Review writes that Kerry’s request for Arab nation states Read more »

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August 15, 2014

Turkey Erdogan Everywhere

About Our Networks – Al-Monitor notes that VOA Persian will be streaming “volleyball diplomacy” games between U.S. and Iran. – Radio World on Senator Menendez statement regarding VOA Greek Service. Citations of BBG Networks – Guardian uses RFE/RL tweet in story about Russian “aid” convoy.  Business Insider cites RFE/RL Read more »

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August 11, 2014

Turkey Erdogan Everywhere

About Our Networks – In article about Tibetans growing up in the West, Foreign Policy discusses online reactions to a VOA Tibet piece on mixed race Tibetans. Citations of BBG Networks – Reuters quotes Alhurra interview with Libyan Acting Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni. Also cited by Oman Tribune. – BBC cites Read more »

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July 25, 2014

About Our Networks – International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran reports that signal jamming - including of VOA and Radio Farda – caused a lack of public safety information and was partially responsible for fatalities following June 12, 2014 sandstorm. – The Guardian reprints a profile Read more »

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February 19, 2014

First RFE studio

About Our Networks – Amnesty International says an RFE/RL Russian Service journalist was among those arrested during a one man picket in Sochi. – The smear campaign against RFE/RL’s Khadija Ismayilova continues in Azerbaijan. – The BBG is trying hard to improve employee morale. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Read more »

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February 14, 2014

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Citations of BBG Networks – The Economist quotes Radio Free Asia interview with Ilham Tohti, a Uyghur economist in China, regarding crackdown on ethnic minorities. – Wall Street Journal cites RFE/RL’s reporting on Ukraine NGO’s condemnation of corruption allegation against it. – Human Rights Watch uses VOA interview Read more »

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February 3, 2014

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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 »

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January 8, 2014

Television ownership in Vietnamese households is extremely high.

About Our Networks – “Say what you will about the government, but it might have just changed how we think of breaking news platforms.” Mediabistro writes about Relay, from the Office of Digital and Design Innovation at the Broadcasting Board of Governors. Citations of BBG Networks Read more »

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