Summary of the 56th session

Skopje 08.11.2013 – The Broadcasting Council (BC) at today’s session, adopted the Information upon Request of TRD Alsat – M Skopje and concluded to issue orderto all operators of public communication networks that were not mentioned in previous request from Alsat – M to blackout specific program service and to notify the operators about the order in writing and by e-mail. The operators of public communication networks, immediately after receipt of the order should blackout the foreign television program service of TV 21 Kosovo, TV Hayat and Vizion Plus, during premiere and reruns of broadcasting/retransmitting of the TV serial “Karadaj” in the following time slots:

  On the program of TV Hayat plus, during the premiere of the serial “Karadaj” from 22:00 to 23:00 and during its reruns from 10:00 to 11:00am, broadcasted in working days;

-On the program of TV Vizion Plus, the serial will be broadcasted only on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 21:00 to 22:00, without reruns; and

-On the program of TV RTV 21 reruns are broadcasted every day staring from 12:30 till 13:00 and the premiere is broadcasted only in certain days from of 21:30 to 23:00.

If the serial is broadcast in time slots, other than the above mentioned, operators of public communication networks are obligated to blackout the screen every time when serial “Karadj” is broadcasted.     

BC will conduct control monitoring to check whether they comply with the order for blackout.

BC adopted the Report from the meeting with the owner of the TRD Radio BESA DOOEL,Crnilishte, Dolneni. At the meeting the owner was informed about the violation that the broadcaster made in 2013 and 20 November 2013 was marked as death line for the CBC Radio BESA, to fulfill the obligations and to eliminate the made violations of the Law on Broadcasting Activity.   

BC adopted the Information from official visits made in CBC RADIO FOKUS Ltd. Tetovo and CBC ENERGU RADIO Ltd. import-export Struga. The representative of Radio Fokus and ENERGU RADIO, were informed about the detected violations and death line for fulfillment of the obligations concerning the Law on Broadcasting Activity is 15 November 2013.         

Broadcasting Council concluded to issue certificates for the following registered packages of programming services:

-CBC cable operator KDS KABEL NET LLC Prilep str.Pitu Guli 3/2 Prilep, Sertificate No.6 is supplemented with following television programming services: Alfa TV, Kanal 5, Kanal 5+, Sport Klub, Sport Klub +, Golf Klub, Fishing & Hunting, Ultra, Cinemania, Kopernikus, RTS-SAT, HRT 1, RAI UNO, RTV CG, TRT, RTL 2, B92 Info, CBS Drama, VH 1, CBS Reality, Chasse & Peche, AB Moteurs, TV 1000, Viasat History, Viasat Explorer, Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, TLC, Discovery Science, Boomerang, CN, Carton Network, Universal Channel, Style, Viasat Nature, MTV Adria, World Fashion, Fox Life, Fox Crime, National Geographic, Russia Today TV HD and RT Documentary HD.