Ljubljana – Igor Kadunc, former director general of the public broadcaster RTV Slovenija, takes over as the acting director at the Slovenian Press Agency (STA) on Sunday. He stressed that ensuring financial stability of the STA would be his priority as a prerequisite for the normal functioning and existence of the agency.
TRT World Forum 2021, which is being held online on the 19th and 20th of October, with the theme "Power and Paradox: Understanding Grand Strategy in the 21st Century", continues with the participation of experts. Sessions and issues discussed in the first day of Forum have been followed with interest.
Director General of TRT Mehmet Zahid Sobaci made salient statements in the opening speech of the 5th TRT World Forum. Sobaci, highlighting that they strive to be the voice of disadvantaged geographies, societies and individuals with their human-centered broadcasting approach, said "We have to develop new ideas and set new goals through international platforms such as the TRT World Forum."
Ljubljana – The supervisory board of the Slovenian Press Agency (STA) appointed on Monday Igor Kadunc, former director general of the public broadcaster RTV Slovenija, the agency’s acting director. Kadunc will take over from outgoing director Bojan Veselinovič on 31 October, while taking over as full-fledged director on 1 January 2022.
Ljubljana – Manica Janežič Ambrožič, the TV news programme editor-in-chief at public broadcaster RTV Slovenija, stepped down on Friday. She said she had decided to do so because she disagreed with changes to the programme and production plan for TV Slovenija’s news programme for next year, RTV Slovenija said in a statement.
Zagreb – The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) has expressed solidarity with journalists working at the STA and public broadcaster RTV Slovenija as it urged the government to stop contributing to an environment in which verbal and physical harassment of journalists has become par for the course.