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Broadcast watchdog wants €1m to support private media

Friday, March 27, 2020

Latvia’s broadcast watchdog, the National Electronic Mass Media Council (NEPLP) will ask the government to provide private television and radio companies with support to the tune of €1m, said NEPLP head Ivars Āboliņš appearing on Latvian Radio March 27. Āboliņš said that the media industry is on the verge of bankruptcy. Incomes have plunged as advertisers are cancelling contracts en mass. The income of some media outlets has shrunk by 50% and…