opening/closure of radio station
The pressure put on the two self-organized radio station is due to the legal complaint that private radio station SKAI has submitted against Radio Entasi. This information derives from an announcement of Radio Entasi 100,1, which in fact is accusing SKAI for trasmitting an illegal "silent" signal on 100,6 MHz, in order to protect their 100,3, as well as for promoting fascists through its programs. Since yesterday, after pressure by the Public Prosecutor, Radio Entasi has been forcefull taken off-air, whereas Radio 98FM and Athens Indymedia have had their internet disconnected. ΣυνέχειαSKAI initiated lawsuit against independent radio of Athens
Eurobank (NBG) announced on Monday to those responsible for the Lymberis Publishing that the building of the company in Koropi has been sold. It should thus be empty until Friday noon. Trucks havebeen carrying away valuables since days ... they are loaded by the bank in order to keep them sealed in its own place. ΣυνέχειαAthens VFM and Best Radio being evicted
The radio stations of all local radio stations of Greek Public Radio are hosting features for the World Radio day. Referring to the history of the stations, including interviews and memories, the local radios are remembering the long history of the public radio service in the countryside and honour its offer to the listeners and the land. Listeners' phonecalls, talking about their relationship with the radio are also being aired. ΣυνέχειαGreek public radio honours the World Radio Day
After twenty years of operation, Volos Municipal Radio prepares to silence in the coming months, after the dissolution of the body and the liquidation of its assets. The decision is expected to be taken by the Volos Municipal Council, which meets at noon on Friday.
Yesterday afternoon, Mayor of Volos and Chairman of the Special Purpose Enterprise for the Municipal Radio, Panos Skotiniotis invited at the Municipal Council the Directors of the Company and the employees of the Municipal Radio. ΣυνέχειαMunicipal radio of Volos is ceasing operation
The employees of the Greek Church Radio were shocked yesterday to watch what was going on at their radio station. The administration of the station, after futile attempts to proceed with an arbitrary cut on the wages and without any concern, decided unexpectedly to suspend the station's operation. In fact, the administration went even further, so as to lock inside the building the employees who came to work. ΣυνέχειαGreek Church Radio employees struggle against the station's shutting down
Radio Xenios has officially ceased operation after many adventures in recent months, as confirmed by the representative of the employees. Ms Kitsaki in a press release, stated:
"Today, 8th of December 2011, the third oldest municipal radio station of Athens, Xenios FM stopped broadcasting following a decision of the municipality administration. We quote some brief history: ΣυνέχειαAthens district radio ceased operation after transmitter stolen amid huge debt
Radio City, which has been broadcasting from Komotini on 107,6 FM in Turkish, decided to shut down, since it has been recently going through difficult times due to the economic crisis. The owner of Radio City, Chalit Impram Khalil, said that Radio City, which has been broadcasting uninterrupted for twenty years, will be shut down because of the economic crisis.
Operators of Radio City decided to shut the station because of the economic crisis experienced by Greece too, since they have reached the point that they can not even cover the electricity bill, as they stated. ΣυνέχειαTurkish-speaking radio from Komotini to shut down due to economic crisis
The end of an era will be marked soon, as the 20-year-old studios of municipal radio at Thessaloniki's Angelaki str. are moving out, following a plan of its supervisor and municipal advisor, Sofia Aslanidou. According to her announcement before the municipal council, the municipal information company managed to get new premises in the Eteria Makedonikon Spoudon building, that now houses the municipal TV100, with no rent increase. The radio will be accommodated in the new rooms, while the existing facilities of television are being renovated. ΣυνέχειαThe end of an era for the "radio street" of Thessaloniki, as stations move away to save costs
On 5/9/2011 National Telecommunications Committee (EETT) in cooperation with the Police, raided the transmitter of Radio IONION FM 95,7 Achaia on Panachaiko Mountain and confiscated the whole equipment. The certificate of legal operation for IONION FM Achaia had been withdrawn from the ESR since 2010 following the decision 147/23.3.2010. The raid may cause reactions, given the good relationship of ownership with the regional radio owners' association (PEIRAS); a question has also been tabled before the Parliament by two local MPs. ΣυνέχειαPatras Ionion FM transmitter confiscated by police