Media Advisory – Los Angeles

U.S. Broadcasting Board of Governors Holds News Conference To
Unveil Survey Results of Radio Sawa in the Middle East; Plans for a Middle East
Television Network


What: The Broadcasting Board of Governors
(BBG), the federal agency that oversees all U.S. nonmilitary broadcasting,
will release a new survey showing listenership of Radio Sawa, the Arabic-language
station, in the Middle East. The BBG will also discuss plans for the Middle
East Television Network, an Arabic-language satellite television station.
Speakers: Kenneth Y. Tomlinson,
Chairman, BBG (By Videoconference in Washington)
Norman J. Pattiz, BBG Governor and Chairman/BBG Middle East Committee
Where: The Museum of Television
and Radio
465 North Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, Calif.
When: Thursday, September
25, 2003
RSVP: Donna Bojarsky