YPC Weekly Newsletter



On January 31 “E-Club” weekly cycle resumed on the online broadcast of “A1+” TV company (www.a1plus.am). The “E-Club” is produced by Yerevan Press Club in cooperation with “A1+” TV company under “Alternative Resources in Media” project, supported by USAID.

The program dealt with the most popular Internet news of 2011: start-ups of websites (particularly, apress.am, informing about cultural events in Yerevan), the video materials of top-news.am, important IT events. The “E-Club” news block told about the intentions of Apple to launch the production of sixth generation iPhones, about the $ 20 fundraising of Wikipedia necessary for its survival. The ratings of online sources and headlines of last year were presented by Suren Deherian, Editor of Jnews.am, Head of “Journalists for the Future” NGO. The web sources’ top list is headed by website of Radio “Free Europe”/Radio “Liberty” Armenian Service, www.azatutyun.am, while the 2011 most popular topic was the tragic incidents in Armenian army.

The next “E-Club” will be aired on “A1+” on Tuesday on February 7 at 15.50 (rerun – Thursday, February 9 at 18.20).