In “Radio News”, said that the Council refuses to extend them a license

В "Радио Вести" заявили о том, что Нацсовет отказывается продлить им лицензию

“Radio News”

The management of “Radio News”, said that the national Council on television and radio ignored the request of the holding company to extend the license to operate radio station. About it reports a press-service of the media holding “Vesti Ukraine”.

Clarify that the term of the current license of the radio station ends in February 2017, and “the decision in the prescribed time and not accepted by the regulator.”

In addition, emphasize that the actions of the national Council are evidence of his bias against the media.

“So, “Radio News” is regularly examined by the national Council for no apparent reason. To the current time of the Radio News received the fourth warning in Kiev, despite the fact that we are law-abiding broadcaster and fulfil the requirements of the legislation”, – stated in the message.

The media noted that they have to warn about a possible reduction in staff of almost 100 people because of the unresolved issue of renewal of licenses.

Related news: Parliament had given the national Council on TV the right to apply sanctions to radio and television broadcasters without warning

We will remind, earlier representatives of the TV channel “1+1” said the threat of disconnection of broadcasting in connection with the unwillingness of the Council to renew the licence of the channel, on this occasion addressed to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.

In the national Council on TV said that “1+1” may continue broadcasting even in the absence Blanca license.

The negative attitude to the situation with the channel already said the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman.

In profile Committee of Parliament see no reason for non-issuance of the license “1+1”.

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