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  • The idea of a single media was accepted as a threat of the expansion of the Kremlin propaganda //22.04.2015

    Media community

    Russian politicians have suggested the creation of a single Eurasian media resource, praising Dariga Nazarbayeva, the daughter of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The idea alarmed some Kazakh experts.…

  • "Otyrar TV" station began broadcasting in the digital network iD TV //20.04.2015

    Media community

    One of the best Kazakhstani regional nongovernmental TV stations "Otyrar TV" has been first in the country to begin broadcasting in digital network iD TV. Otyrar TV was the first regional commercial station…

  • Common Turkish channel will start broadcasting soon //04.12.2014

    Media community

    In the very near future a common Turkish channel will start broadcasting. In particular, its structure has been developed already. This was announced today by the project director of TurkPA, Zamin Aliyev,…

  • FINDINGS IN FOUR CITIES OF KAZAKHSTAN //27.11.2013

    НАТ Казахстан

    In 2013, a social research directed to the value of local TV and the population's attitude to the digital TV in the cities of Aktobe, Kyzylorda, Petropavlovsk, and Karaganda illustrated a significant…

  • Kazak Broadcast Bill Seen as Curbing Media //17.09.2011

    Media community

    Legislation seeks to tighten controls on broadcast industry, critics say. By Alexandra Kazakova Media experts and journalists in Kazakstan are increasingly alarmed about new legislation that they fear…

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  • NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS OF KAZAKHSTAN HOLDS A SEMINAR "MEDIA LEGISLATION" //23.04.2015

    In Ust-Kamenogorsk has opened a seminar on "Law on Mass Media", organized by the National Association of Broadcasters of Kazakhstan (RK NAT). Workshop to improve the legal competence of the managers,…

  • Going digital, playing politics //23.04.2015

    ALMATY | In 1997, Kazakhstan’s government seized control of the television and radio airwaves in what was widely regarded as a politically motivated process to stifle opposition voices. Within a year,…

  • MAPPING DIGITAL MEDIA: KAZAKHSTAN //23.04.2015

    Country Report Open Society Foundation " There are no public service provisions in the legal framework of Kazakhstan in general, and consequently no specific provisions for commercial media. But there…

  • Media Sustainability Index 2014 //23.04.2015

    IREX "At Media Kurultaye in 2013, Sholpan Zhaksybayeva, executive director of the National Association of Broadcasters of Kazakhstan, described key disadvantages for consumers within the new Law on Television…

  • Kazakhstan: Parliament Debating Controversial Media Bill //23.04.2015

    The draft bill has sparked an outcry among media advocacy groups, which argue that the proposed changes would make Kazakhstan's legislation one of the most restrictive in Central Asia. The Paris-based…

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