National State Television and Radio Company of the Republic of Belarus

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Coordinates: 53°55′23″N 27°37′44″E / 53.92306°N 27.62889°E / 53.92306; 27.62889

National State TV and Radio Company of the Republic of Belarus
Нацыянальная дзяржаўная тэлерадыёкампанія Рэспублікі Беларусь
Type Broadcast radio and television,
online
Country Belarus
Availability National; International
Headquarters Makayonka St. 9, Minsk
Owner Government of Belarus
Key people
Gennady Bronislavovich Davydko (Chairman)[1]
Launch date

15 November 1925 (Radio)[2]

1 January 1956 (Television)[3]
Official website
http://www.tvr.by/

The National State TV and Radio Company of the Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Нацыянальная дзяржаўная тэлерадыёкампанія Рэспублікі Беларусь, Russian: Национальная государственная телерадиокомпания Республики Беларусь) (Belteleradio) is the state television and radio broadcasting service in Belarus.

On January 1, 1993, it was admitted as a full active member of the European Broadcasting Union under the name Belarusian Television and Radio Company (BTRC).[4]

Broadcasting tower of the BTRC at 6 Kamunistychnaya st.

Television[edit]

Belteleradio operates six television channels, of which five are distributed nationally and one is distributed internationally.[3][5]

  • Belarus 1 – News, current affairs, and general interest programming
  • Belarus 2 – Entertainment and sports programming
  • Belarus 3 – Cultural programming
  • Belarus 5 – Sport channel
  • Belarus 24 – International channel catering to viewers outside of Belarus
  • NTV Belarus – Belarusian version of NTV Russia; programming consists of content from NTV Russia and other Russian channels[6]

Radio[edit]

Belteleradio operates two national radio services and three regional FM services.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Administration >> Belteleradiocompany". Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Radio Channels >> Belteleradiocompany". Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "TV Channels >> Television >> Belteleradiocompany". Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "EBU-UER / Active Members". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  5. ^ "Тэлеканалы >> Тэлебачанне >> Белтэлерадыекампанiя" (in Belarusian). Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  6. ^ "NTV-Belarus >> Television >> Belteleradiocompany". Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 
  7. ^ "About Radio | Radio Belarus". Belteleradiocompany. Retrieved 11 March 2014. 

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