Ukrainian Independent Information Agency

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UNIAN
УНІАН
Industry News agency
Founded March 1993
Headquarters Kiev, Ukraine
Owners 1+1 Media Group[1]
Website www.unian.ua

The UNIAN or Ukrainian Independent Information Agency (Ukrainian: Українське Незалежне Інформаційне Агентство, УНІАН; Ukrayins'ke Nezalezhne Informatsiyne Ahentstvo) is a Kiev-based Ukrainian news agency. It produces and provides political, business and financial information, as well as a popular photo reporting service.

History[edit]

UNIAN was founded in March 1993, and is now used by major newspapers, TV-channels, and radio stations as one of the main information sources. UNIAN has close to 500 media clients worldwide and its photobank includes over 200,000 images.

UNIAN also hosts the country's most popular press conference hall, busy 5 hours a day.

The agency has its own building, inherited from Soviet times. It is situated on the main Khreshchatyk street of Kiev.

UNIAN TV[edit]

UNIAN also runs its own TV channel, UNIAN TV. The channel's content includes news, analytical and publicistic programs, documentaries, sports and movies. The General Producer of the channel is Vladyslav Svinchenko.[2]

Broadcast details[edit]

The channel is available on satellite, cable and IPTV networks. It broadcasts unencrypted from the AMOS-2 satellite (4.0 W), at 10722 Нorizonal, 27500.

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], 1+1 Group (18th August 2014)
  2. ^ "UNIAN TV | 1+1 Media". 1+1 Media Group. 

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