National Council on television and radio broadcasting of Ukraine has denied television "" in the renewal of a broadcasting licence, the proper Decision was made at a meeting of the national Council on Thursday.
The Council made in March of the TV channel "112 Ukraine" the number of warnings for violation of the program concept and format. The channel management considers such actions of the regulator the pressure on the channel and wants to appeal.
"There is a proposal to refuse the renewal of a broadcasting licence in terms of changes of the concept of the program broadcast. The decision was taken ", - said the head of the national Council Yuriy Artemenko.
before the Council had already denied " 112. Ukraine " on renewal of the concept of broadcasting, not allowing to broadcast news and obliged him to return to the previous concept of broadcasting, which provided the only entertainment. The owner and the General Director of TV channel "112 Ukraine" Andrey Podsypku before that, they stated that some citizens on behalf of the country's top leadership made a proposal to him to "give" television channel, however he refused such an offer and now fears that the television channel have the opportunity to deny the license, and against him to make a case under the criminal code.
in July, the Council imposed a fine broadcaster 130 thousand UAH (about 5, 5 thousand dollars) for violation of license obligations.