NEWS AND EVENTS
December 24, 2012
Two new TV channels to be launched in Uzbekistan
Two new television channels - Madaniyat va ma’rifat (Culture and Enlightenment) and Dunyo bo‘ylab (Around the World) – will be launched in Uzbekistan on 31 December 2012.
New Uzbek TV channels will start to broadcast their first programmes from 19:00 local time.
New TV channels were created in line with the resolution of the President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov “On expanding number of digital television channels of National television and radio company of Uzbekistan, their full use, filling them with quality content and maintenance” on 30 July 2012.
Main goal of Madaniyat va ma’rifat is to create highly artistic cognitive, scientific-popular and cultural-enlightenment TV programmes, directed at raising cultural and educational level of population, form interest among young generation to science and edication, etc.
Dunyo bo‘ylab will focus on expanding interest and knowledge of population on history, geography and modern development of the countries of the world, national traditions and cultures of various nations, unique nature, flora and fauna, etc. (Source: UzDaily.com)