mercoledì 26 maggio 2010

CRI English & Bengali on FM in Bangladesh

Bangladesh Betar and China Radio International (CRI) signed a three year agreement on May 17, 2010 under which Bangladesh Betar will re-broadcast CRI Bengali program everyday at 1830 - 1930 BST (1230-1330 UTC) on 103.2 MHz FM in Dhaka and 105.4 MHz FM in Chittagong simultaneously. English program of CRI will also be re-broadcast everyday at 1730 - 1830 BST (1130-1230 UTC from Dhaka station on 103.2 MHz FM.

For the re-broadcast service, Bangladesh Betar will earn about US$ 50,000.00 annually. CRI will provide technical assistance to Bangladesh Betar & will also extend training facilities for employees of Bangladesh Betar.

Md. Mahbubul Alam, DG Bangladesh Betar and Mr. Wang Yu, Political Counselor of Chinese Embassy in Dhaka signed the agreement. High officials of Ministry of Information and Bangladesh Betar were present on the occasion.

(Source : Bangladesh Betar)

Alokesh Gupta
New Delhi