At NTU there is no money to stream the Olympic games

NTU is working in the face of massive underfunding

Only channel you have to pay $ 3 million.

From a national TV station NTU is no money to broadcast the Olympics in 2018 and in 2020. On Tuesday, September 12, said a member of the Board of the National public broadcasting company of Ukraine (NTU) Inna Grebenyuk.

Just a stream of two Olympic games it is necessary to pay about $ 3 million. With 600 thousand dollars must be paid before the end of this year.

Estimated additional costs may take about 4.6 million dollars.

“As a public broadcaster we want the Ukrainians had the opportunity to see this festival of sports on their screens and, of course, had the opportunity to support our team. However, while the situation is a stalemate. We do not have the funds and in the face of massive underfunding are unable to do anything about it. Now the situation is completely depends on the decision of the Ministry of Finance,” said Grebenyuk.

In turn, Vice-President of the NOC of Ukraine Mykola Tomenko said that instead of showing the Olympics NTU is going to broadcast the world football championship in 2018, which allocated 26 million hryvnia.

As reported Корреспондент.netin July it became known that NTU is refused to broadcast the championship of Ukraine on football. The reasons for this decision were not named.


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