TVR Info

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TVR Info
TVR Info.png
Launched 31 December 2008
Closed 15 August 2012 (relaunched three months later as TVR News)
Owned by TVR
Picture format 4:3 (576i, SDTV)
Slogan Informaţie în timp real
Country Romania, Moldova
Language Romanian language
Sister channel(s) TVR1, TVR2, TVR3, TVR Cultural, TVRi, TVR HD
Website http://www.tvr.ro/tvrinfo.php
Availability
Cable
UPC Romania Channel 23 (digital with DVR)

TVR Info was a niche TV channel that broadcast 24/7 mainly news, utility information, and live traffic images from the major cities through the country. It was the second niche channel of the public TV broadcaster, after TVR Cultural.

The channel aired utility info, such as traffic and airport weather. Every hour it broadcast news (politic, international, sports, weather), in a like-EuroNews format (no presenters, just image and sound).

In 2011 TVR operated a rebranding of the channel and a significant programme change. Then it had a more dynamic programme, with news every hour and debates in between, competing the other news channels, Antena 3 and Realitatea.

On August 15, 2012 it was relaunched under a new name: TVR News.

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