COMPENDIUM CULTURAL POLICIES AND TRENDS IN EUROPE
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Albania/ 5.3 Sector specific legislation  

5.3.7 Mass media

The most important development in the Albanian media has been to secure freedom of expression which is currently guaranteed by the Albanian Constitution.

A structural reform of the national broadcasting system has started and new national television channels, such as Klan, TVA, have been created. In addition to the daily news, they have created a cultural news report. The most important magazine in the cultural field is KULT. Some professional journals on culture are: Albanian Universe of Book, Aleph, Mehr Licht.

The National Council of Televisions controls the TV sector and provides television licences. There are currently no quotas for national or minority programming.


Chapter published: 18-01-2011

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