media in Caucasus

page 2

5th Caspian Media Forum kicks off in Astrakhan

5th Caspian Media Forum kicks off in Astrakhan

The 5th Caspian Media Forum has opened in Astrakhan today. The forum is organised by the Center for International Public Policy Studies 'Caspian-Eurasia with information support from the Astrakhan region government. The project is also being …

Astrakhan to host 5th Caspian Media Forum

Astrakhan to host 5th Caspian Media Forum

Astrakhan will host the 5th Caspian Media Forum on September 24-25, which is a unique site for exchanging experience, discussing new directions for the development of regional and international journalism, creating a single information field …

Gvaramia charged with misspending of funds

Gvaramia charged with misspending of funds

 Former Director General of Rustavi 2 Nika Gvaramia, who previously served as the country’s minister of justice, has been summoned to the Prosecutor’s Office to be charged with the misspending of the funds of the …

Rustavi 2 owner announces sale of TV company

Rustavi 2 owner announces sale of TV company

The new owner of Rustavi 2 Kiber Khalvashi, who was given 100% of the company’s shares on July 18, is selling the broadcasting company. In the statement Khalvashi said that he is going to sell Rustavi 2 through a …

Investigation to be launched against Rustavi 2 director?

Investigation to be launched against Rustavi 2 director?

Nino Nizharadze, a 9% shareholder of the Rustavi 2 channel, has addressed the Georgian Chief Prosecutor’s Office to launch an investigation against the channel director, Nika Gvaramia. Nizharadze’s …

 Peskov meets with Vladimir Karapetyan in Moscow

Peskov meets with Vladimir Karapetyan in Moscow

Head of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s press office Vladimir Karapetyan payed a visit to Russia, the press office of the Armenian government reports.  Karapetyan was received by Kremlin …

Balakishi Gasimov appointed ITV Director

Balakishi Gasimov appointed ITV Director

Director General of the Azerbaijani Public Television and Radio (ITV) Jamil Guliyev has been relived of his duties. The decision was reached during today's meeting of the ITV Broadcast Council. According to the …

Rauf Talishinsky passes away

Rauf Talishinsky passes away

Editor-in-Chief of the Echo newspaper Rauf Talishinsky has died in Baku yesterday aged 62, the deceased’s colleagues said. Talishinsky was born on 16 November 1956. He graduated from Moscow State University …

Ramzan Kadyrov expresses respect to journalists

Ramzan Kadyrov expresses respect to journalists

Head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov congratulated Chechen and Russian journalists on the Russian Press day. He wrote his greeting in the Chechen social network Mylistory. First of all, he stressed that he treats journalists ‘with …