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Tuesday, 21.04.2015, 14:37
The board of the Estonian Public Broadcasting (ERR) approved on Monday the decision of the jury of the name contest of the Russian-language TV channel to be launched in autumn 2015, that the new channel's name will be ETV+, ERR's online news report.
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At the proposal of the Information Board, the new Estonian government's ministers were given mobile phones that use encrypted data communications, which they must use when they want to communicate information meant for the institution's internal use, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
On Monday, 13 April 2015, a 3-month ban on Russian TV channel RTR Planeta broadcasting has taken effect in Lithuania, informs LETA/ELTA.
The telecommunications company Lattelecom offers more than 4,500 free Wi-Fi hotspots in all of Latvia, this according to Lattelecom spokesman Gusts Muzikants during the opening of the "Lattelecom-free WiFi" project today, reports LETA.
On April 8th 2015, the Lithuanian Radio and Television Commission (LRTK) suspended the rebroadcasting of the TV programme RTR Planeta for three months, informs LETA/ELTA.
Channel 3 of the Latvian State Television (LTV) will be a TV channel in Russian with subtitles in Latvian, with the exception of live broadcasts, according to the initial version of the channel's concept, reports LETA.
Lithuania's IT and telecommunications company TEO introduces a new service for smart television viewers called Cinema Club. For the price of one cinema ticket, TEO will offer minimum 50 carefully selected and well-rated films of various categories for home viewing per month, the company reported LETA/ELTA.