Court blocks accounts of Ukraine's public broadcaster over inherited debt UA:PBC says coverage of the Olympics and Eurovision 2020 participation is now at limbo.
14:00, 28 February 2020
Ukraine announces acts for Eurovision 2020 national selection Starting from 8 February, the participants will compete in "Vidbir 2020".
13:00, 20 January 2020
OSCE reacts to raids at Ukraine's Public Broadcaster's premises The OSCE calls on the authorities to refrain from any pressure on the independence of public media.
23:51, 30 August 2019
Law enforcers raid Ukraine Public Broadcaster's premises Investigative actions are being carried out within a pre-trial probe into possible abuse of official position on the part of the broadcaster's officials.
14:00, 30 August 2019
Election debate must be held April 19 at Public Broadcaster's studio – UA:PBC chief Everything else would be a "talk show."
21:00, 09 April 2019
Ukrainian broadcaster announces cost of debate at its studio The total amount without VAT is UAH 5.76 million if both candidates come.
16:56, 09 April 2019
Team Zelensky turn down option to hold debate with Poroshenko at public broadcaster's studio The presidential election hopeful's campaign say they prefer to have the debate set up at the Olympiysjiy Stadium.
23:30, 08 April 2019
First semifinal of Ukraine's selection for Eurovision 2019 to be held tonight (video) Eight contestants will be fighting to get to the national final.
12:40, 09 February 2019
Contract of Ukrainian public broadcaster's chief terminated early The reason for such a move has not yet been voiced.
22:00, 31 January 2019
European Broadcasting Union sees threat to independence of Ukraine public service broadcaster The legal amendment contradicts international standards on the independence of public service media.
18:57, 16 April 2018
EBU calls on Ukraine to ensure proper funding for UA:PBC public broadcaster <p>The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) is highly concerned about possible underfunding of public broadcaster UA:PBC in 2018 as the next year's state budget envisages providing around half of the budget defined in the Law on Public Television and Radio Broadcasting of Ukraine, reads a statement published on the EBU website.</p>
11:05, 21 September 2017
Ukraine’s Eurovision broadcaster responds to EBU threats over Russian singer's entry ban <p>Having learned the content of the letter of Ingrid Deltenre, Director General of European Broadcasting Union, to Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman, Supervisory Board members of UA:PBC on Tuesday released a public statement, according to Detector Media.</p>
00:14, 05 April 2017