Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Inc.
|Company Name:||Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Inc.|
|Address:||Vinohradská 159a 100 00 Praha 10|
|Main type of business:||Media - Broadcast and Publishing|
|Type of membership:||Corporate|
|Year of Establishment in CR:||N/A|
|Turnover in CZK:||N/A|
|Number of Employees in CR:||500|
|Core business:||Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty is a private, international communications service to Eastern and Southeastern Europe, Russia, the Caucasus, Central and Southwestern Asia, funded by the United States Government through the Broadcasting Board of Governors.
Concentrating on events within this complex region, RFE/RL provides balanced, reliable information to bolster democratic development and market economies in countries where peaceful evolution to civil societies is of vital national interest to the U.S.
With one of the most comprehensive news operations in the region, RFE/RL maintains 21 bureaus across 11 time zones of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. More than 1,100 freelancers report local news and current affairs. RFE/RL broadcasts more than 1,000 hours of programming a week from its operations center in Prague. These broadcasts can be heard via short wave, medium wave and satellite signals as well as the AM, FM and UKV frequencies of local affiliates. RFE/RL programs can also be heard on the Internet at www.rferl.org.