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Govt freezes YLE funding, tells it to buy in more content

Monday 20 June 2016 | 12:48 CET | News
The Finnish government said a parliamentary working group has decided to freeze Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE's funding for 2017-2019, in view of the economic situation of the central government. It has also proposed that YLE should buy in more productions, should become a customer of domestic news agency Suomen Tietotoimisto, and has changed the role of the YLE Administrative Council.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: YLE
Countries: Finland
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