YPC Weekly Newsletter

2013


JOURNALISTIC COMMUNITY DISCUSSES THE POSSIBILITY OF ESTABLISHING AN ALTERNATIVE TV

On October 10, in Yerevan the journalistic community discussed the possibility of establishing an alternative public satellite TV channel in Armenia. The Concept of a Genuinely Public TV Company, developed by Levon Barseghian, Board Chairman of “Asparez” Journalists’ Club, in cooperation with an initiative group, was presented at the meeting attended by about 60 media experts and representatives of media and journalistic organizations. The Concept states that the project aims to create a “non-commercial satellite TV company, public in essence, and independent of any political force and the authorities”.