Parliament adopts bill on Ukraine's intl broadcasting system

13:50, 08 December 2015
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The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a bill "On the foreign broadcasting system in Ukraine" (No. 2334a), an UNIAN correspondent reported.

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A total of 282 out of 377 deputies registered in the session hall voted in favor of the law.

The law determines that the system of public broadcasting in Ukraine is formed based on state enterprise the Multimedia Foreign Broadcasting Platform of Ukraine and the National News Agency of Ukraine Ukrinform.

Read alsoUkraine Today launches in UKIt is noted that the Multimedia Foreign Broadcasting Platform of Ukraine is created on the basis of "World Service "Ukrainian Television and Radio Broadcasting" company, and subordinated to the central executive body, which ensures the development and implementation of the state policy in the sphere of Ukraine's information sovereignty.

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