Korean Central Broadcasting Committee
Broadcast radio and |
|Headquarters||Pyongyang, North Korea|
|Owner||State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea|
October 14, 1945 (radio)|
March 3, 1963 (television)
|Korean Central Broadcasting Committee|
|Revised Romanization||Joseon Jung-ang Bangsong|
|McCune–Reischauer||Chosŏn Chung'ang Pangsong|
The Radio and Television Broadcasting Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (Chosŏn'gŭl: 조선중앙방송위원회; Hancha: 朝鮮中央放送委員會; RR: Joseon Jungang Bangsong Wiwonhoe; MR: Chosŏn Chungang Pangsong Wiwŏnhoe), also known as Korean Central Broadcasting Committee and Korean Central Broadcasting (Chosŏn'gŭl: 조선중앙방송; Hancha: 朝鮮中央放送; RR: Joseon Jungang Bangsong; MR: Chosŏn Chungang Pangsong), is a state-owned broadcaster of North Korea.
The committee is under the Cabinet of North Korea, but its personnel is chosen and appointed by the Propaganda and Agitation Department (PAD) of the Workers' Party of Korea. The PAD also assigns tasks to the committee.
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All three major television stations and 200 radio stations are controlled by the committee. Only the Voice of National Salvation is under the United Front Department of the Workers' Party of Korea instead. The committee also controls the Korean Central News Agency.
- Korea Communications Commission
- Censorship in North Korea
- Media of North Korea
- Telecommunications in North Korea
- Radio jamming in Korea
- Television in North Korea
- "KWP Propaganda and Agitation Department" 2009, p. 1.
- Ri Sung-ik (2017-01-31). "Civil servants show skills in annual games". The Pyongyang Times. Retrieved 2017-05-16.
- "KWP Propaganda and Agitation Department" 2009, pp. 1-2.
- "KWP Propaganda and Agitation Department" 2009, p. 2.
- "KWP Propaganda and Agitation Department" (PDF). North Korea Leadership Watch. November 2009. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
- Kim Jong-il (July 30, 1967). On a Few Problems Arising in the Work of Broadcasting: A Talk to the Chairman of the Radio and TV Broadcasting Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (PDF).
- — (June 14, 1971). On Improving the Work of the Radio and Television Broadcasting Committee: Talk to the Chairman of the Radio and Television Broadcasting Committee of the DPRK (PDF).