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Spain's RTVE fined over EUR 1 mln for flouting ad rules

Wednesday 20 June 2018 | 11:38 CET | News
Spanish communications regulator CNMC has fined state broadcaster RTVE a total of EUR 1.07 million for airing irregular adverts on its La 1, La 2, 24 Horas and Teledeporte channels from December 2017 to January 2018. The watchdog fined the broadcaster EUR 729,485 for running advertising campaigns for cultural sponsorships that could be considered "commercial communications" and a further EUR 341,280 for showing ads for several products not included in the exceptions allowed under its funding rules.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: RTVE
Countries: Spain
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