Polandís TV service to Belarus to start broadcasting in November
Thursday, July 19th, 2007

The Polish National TV management has officially adopted a new satellite channel for Belarus ďBelsatĒ. That was required for completing the formalities and starting broadcasting. According to the channelís representative, Belsat is to start broadcasting this November. Now the preparation of personnel and hardware is being underway.

According to Radio Svaboda, the channel will be in the air every day broadcasting in Belarusian for 16 hours. Agreement on establishment of the satellite channel was signed in April by the Polish TV and the Foreign Ministry of Poland. The latter will become the major sponsor of the project which is to be financed from the stand-by budget of the Foreign Ministry of Poland.

(Source: Charterí97)