Belteleradiocompany turns 25!


August 5, 2019 is the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the National State Television and Radio Company of the Republic of Belarus. For a quarter of a century, Belteleradiocompany has become one of the largest media holdings in the CIS and Eastern Europe, and continues to improve information supply, update the technical base, expand the original content, which allows it to occupy the leading position in the domestic television and radio broadcasting.

A quarter of a century ago, the company had one TV channel and a wired radio. Today, the structure of the media holding includes seven television channels (the main information channel Belarus 1,  family entertainment  channel Belarus 2, socio – cultural  channel Belarus 3, regional  channel Belarus 4, which is aired  in 5 regions of the country: Mogilev, Gomel, Vitebsk, Grodno, Brest, sports  channel Belarus 5, NTV-Belarus and the international satellite TV channel Belarus 24), five radio channels (the First National Channel of the Belarusian Radio, the channel Culture, the radio station Stolitsa, foreign radio Belarus, radio station Radius-FM), five regional TV and radio companies. 

The media holding keeps pace with the time and actively promotes its own content on the network. Belteleradiocompany is represented on the Internet by the official portal, special brand websites, You Tube channels, pages in social networks, as well as the country's first sports Internet channel Belarus 5. Internet. 

In addition, in the season 2018-2019,  Belteleradiocompany launched its own mobile application. It facilitates access to media holding channels, provides an opportunity to plunge into the cultural and sports life of the country with a tablet or mobile phone. In the spring of 2019, it was joined by the mobile application ATN News. This is the whole information picture of the day in Belarus and abroad, all issues of  the Agency of TV News projects, as well as the opportunity to offer news, ask a question on the hotline or for an online conference.

The programs of TV and radio channels of Belteleradiocompany are focused on the widest audience, differ in information and genre.

The air of the company's TV channels includes  original content, popular programs, TV premieres, entertainment and educational programs, popular TV series, novelties and masterpieces of cinema, sports of high achievements.

Thanks to the professionalism of the media holding staff, each channel and program has its own image and loyal fans. Among the television projects, the most popular with the audience are the programs that have passed the test of time: "Good Morning, Belarus!", "Panorama", "Main Air", "Belarusian Time", "Zone X", "Kalykhanka" and others. 

The Company has rich experience of showing sports competitions at the highest level. This winter, the media holding acted as a home broadcaster at the European Biathlon Championship in Raubichi, and in summer  Belteleradiocompany organized broadcasts and widely covered all the events of the II European Games in Minsk. 

Since 1993, Belteleradiocompany has represented Belarus in the European Broadcasting Union and is the exclusive broadcaster of Eurovision contests in the country. 

The media holding’s staff covers international song festivals and national television competitions: international contest Junior Eurovision, national selection of junior and adult Eurovision, the international festival of arts Slavic Bazaar in Vitebsk, open public competition Triumph. Heroes of Sports and others. 

The 25th anniversary of the National State Television and Radio Company of the Republic of Belarus is perceived by its employees not only as a common holiday, but also as a starting point for the implementation of creative ideas and original projects with which the TV viewers and radio listeners of media holding channels and stations will get familiar  very soon – in the new season.