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France approves China's CGTN broadcast license

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The top French media watchdog Conseil superieur de l'audiovisuel (CSA) announced Wednesday (March 3) that it has reviewed and approved China Global Television Network&...

China’s CGTN applies for French license to broadcast in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s state broadcaster has applied to the French authorities to regain its right to air in the E.U. after its license was revoked by the U.K. earlier this month. ...

CGTN to lose broadcast permission across Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the decision by British regulators to withdraw the broadcasting license of the China Global Television Network (CGTN), Germany has begun barring the Chinese news...

EU calls on China to reverse ban on BBC World News channel

BEIJING (AP) — The European Union on Saturday called on China to reverse its ban on the BBC World News television channel imposed in apparent retaliation for Britain’s pulling of the license of state-...

China bans BBC news broadcasts in apparent retaliation

BEIJING (AP) — China has banned the BBC World News television channel from the few outlets where it could be seen in the country in possible retaliation after British regulators revoked the license of...

China bans BBC news broadcasts in apparent retaliatory move

BEIJING (AP) — China has banned BBC World News from airing in China, one week after threatening to retaliate for the revocation of the British broadcasting license for China's state-owned CGTN. ...

China bans BBC World News

Chinese regulators barred BBC World News on Thursday, claiming the global network "seriously violated" the country's broadcasting rules. The National Radio and Television Administrati...

China aims fire at BBC as dispute with Britain intensifies

The BBC came under fire from Chinese officials and social media on Friday (Feb. 5) in an escalating diplomatic dispute, a day after Britain’s media regulator revoked the TV license of the Chines...

China threatens retaliation over UK TV license cancellation

BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday threatened to retaliate after British regulators stripped China’s state TV channel of its U.K. broadcasting license, a decision based on technical issues but rooted in c...

UK strips China's state media channel of broadcast license

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. has stripped China's state-owned TV channel of its broadcasting license in the country, after an investigation found the license holder lacked editorial control and had links to...

UK revokes license of China's CGTN broadcaster

UK officials stripped China Global Television Network's (CGTN) license to broadcast in the European country on Thursday after an investigation determined that the English-language network lacks ed...

Indian news channel fined for hate speech against Pakistan

Ofcom, the UK's communications regulator, has imposed a $27,103 (€22,200) fine on the license holder of pro-government Indian news channel, Republic TV, for breaching its broadcasting code. ...

Chinese state TV could face fine in UK for biased HK coverage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British communications regulators have found Chinese state broadcaster CGTN in breach of U.K. broadcasting rules for its biased reporting of the Hong Kong protests last ye...

UK announces plan to fine firms for harmful online content

LONDON (AP) — The British government says it will give regulators the power to fine social media companies for harmful material on their platforms. Plans announced Wednesday would gi...

UK Tories complains to TV watchdog over climate debate

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is complaining to the nation’s broadcasting regulator about Channel 4’s decision to put Earth-shaped ice sculptures atop podiums in place of Prime Minister B...