About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 18:24 - 26 Jun.'17
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
Imedi TV to Resume News on Monday
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 30 Aug.'08 / 15:53

Imedi TV will resume news programs on September 1, the television station said in a televised announcement.

Imedi TV resumed partial broadcasts in early May, but without news coverage; movies and TV series constitute its output.

Imedi media holding, involving the TV and radio station, is now owed by Joseph Kay, a distant relative of late tycoon Badri Patarkatsishvili, who took over the holding in a controversial deal after Patarkatsishvili’s death in February 2008.

The Georgian daily, Rezonansi, wrote on August 30 that the top management of Imedi TV – in charge of news and political programming - is now composed of people with close links to the authorities. It also noted sarcastically that Imedi TV might become a “Rustavi 3” – a reference to Rustavi 2 TV, which is a private television station, but is regarded as a government mouthpiece.

Latest News
26 Jun.'17 18:24
UNM Names Mayoral Candidate in Tbilisi
Zaal Udumashvili will be the mayoral candidate, while Nika Melia will compete for Sakrebulo chairmanship.
26 Jun.'17 16:59
PM Kvirikashvili on Kakha Kaladze’s ‘Interesting’ Political Plans
Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze will reportedly be the ruling party’s mayoral pick for Tbilisi.
26 Jun.'17 14:18
In Ramadan Messages, Georgian Leaders Reach Out to Muslim Community
PM, President and Parliamentary Speaker released statements on the occasion of Ramadan Bayram.
23 Jun.'17 16:05
40th round of Geneva International Discussions
Russia and Georgia spar over security.
23 Jun.'17 15:41
MPs Pass Constitutional Changes with First Reading
Amid the opposition’s boycott, amendments were unanimously adopted by the parliamentary majority.
23 Jun.'17 01:04
Moscow Cuts ‘Investment’ Funding for Tskhinvali
90% of South Ossetia’s budget for 2017 was subsidized by the Russian Federation.
22 Jun.'17 17:20
Crime Wave Stirs Public Outcry in Abkhazia
Public demands action to stop “lawlessness” in the region, authorities promise to investigate the cases.
21 Jun.'17 16:59
Senior MEP: Mukhtarli Case ‘Very Alerting’
Rebecca Harms called for “an independent investigation” both in Azerbaijan and Georgia.
21 Jun.'17 16:16
Parliamentary Opposition Renews Calls for Plebiscite over Constitution Reform
Movement for Liberty - European Georgia submitted 150,000 signatures to the Government administration.
21 Jun.'17 14:21
Venice Commission on Georgia’s New Constitution
The Council of Europe’s (CoE) advisory body for legal affairs released its opinion on June 19.

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2017, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
67