Media market in Romania will reach $ 3.4 billion by 2016

TELEVISION | Media and entertainment market in Romania will increase from $ 2.7 billion in 2012 to $ 3.4 billion in 2016, according to a report this year’s edition of PwC Global Entertainment and Media Outlook, shows a press release. After decreases in the last three years, media and entertainment industry in Romania will get back in positive territory this year, rising the total nominal value of the market back to the levels before the crisis. Continue reading

Claudiu Saftoiu, validated as president and CEO of TVR by the Parliament

BUCHAREST | Claudiu Saftoiu was validated as president – general manager of the Romanian Television (TVR) on Tuesday by the Romanian Parliament with 265 votes “for” and 5 votes “against”. Continue reading

TVR and Romtelecom to broadcast Euro 2012 simultaneously

BUCHAREST | TVR (Romanian National Television) will broadcast live all the matches of the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, offering Romtelecom the right to simultaneously transmit the matches, starting Saturday, according to a press release. According to the release, the management of TVR and Romtelecom discussed on Saturday and can unlock the situation by following a notification issued by the Romanian Television on June 15 to the company that owns Dolce Sport television. Continue reading

Breaking News: Romanian National Television management board dismissed

BUCHAREST | The Romanian National Television management board was dismissed today in the plenary meeting of the romanian Parliament after the 2011 activity report of the public broadcaster was rejected. Instead of Lazescu Alexandru, which was the leader of the board, the romanian authorities will name an interim president. Continue reading