News24 (Bangladesh)

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News24
Launched28 July 2016
Picture formatHDTV[1]
CountryBangladesh
LanguageBengali
Broadcast areaBangladesh
HeadquartersDhaka, Bangladesh
WebsiteNews24

News24 is a Bengali language satellite television channel based in Bangladesh. It started operation in 2016. It is located in Bashundhara Residential Area, Baridhara, Dhaka and it is a subsidiary of East West Media Group owned by Bashundhara Group.[2]

History[edit]

NEWS24 started test runs from 26 March 2016.[3] The Channel was officially launched on 28 July 2016.[4]

Organisation[edit]

Sayem Sobhan is the managing director and Naem Nizam is the CEO of News24.[5][6] Shahnaz Munni is the chief news editor.[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NEWS 24 Logo unveiled". thefinancetoday.net. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Logo of new TV channel News24 unveiled". thedailystar.net. The Daily Star. 20 February 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  3. ^ "NEWS24 begins test run - Bashundhara Group". Bashundhara Group. 26 March 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Satellite TV channel News24 launched - Bashundhara Group". bashundharagroup.com. Bashundhara Group. 28 July 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  5. ^ "13 TV channels await approval". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  6. ^ "India, Bangladesh face same challenges in journalism". banglanews24.com. Retrieved 15 December 2016.
  7. ^ "Free journalism training for female graduates begins at IJC". thedailystar.net. The Daily Star. 9 April 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2016.