NMHH Media Council: HUF 186.3 million granted for the overhead costs of community media service providers
The Media Council also approved the study on the sponsorship practices of television stations with the widest population coverage, which revealed that the percentage of sponsored content in relation to transmission time was less than 2 per cent in the case of all television channels.
Media Council: Support for the production of new Hungarian short and animated films in a total of HUF 142.5 million
At its weekly session, the board imposed a fine of HUF 100 thousand on infringing media service providers related to program quota obligations and product placement.
Media Council: a total of HUF 81.6 million for non-fiction films
Tilos Rádió was fined due to incorrect age rating, and Fix Tv did not fulfil the commitments set forth in its Administrative Contract.
Media Council: Grants for seven new online videos and series confirmed by the János Neumann tender
Funding totaling close to HUF 7 million has been awarded to the winners of the first round of last year’s János Neumann tender announced by the Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH).
Panaszeljárások és tapasztalatok a 2017. évben
A 2017. évben 520 panasz érkezett a Biztos Hivatalához és 462 esetben került sor eljárás megindítására. Hatáskör hiányára tekintettel nem indult eljárás 58 esetben, a panaszosok ennek okáról értesítést, indokolt esetben egyben tájékoztatást kaptak a számukra nyitva álló eljárási, jogorvoslati lehetőségekről.
NMHH Media Council: Repeated surreptitious advertising on two regional TV stations
At its weekly session, the Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority imposed sanctions on two regional commercial television stations, Balaton Televízió and d1 TV, for repeatedly broadcasting surreptitious advertising.
UPC fined HUF 121 million for serious infringement
The telecommunications company launched its service prematurely in Cegléd as previously in Jászberény.
Echo TV aired content inciting hatred against NGOs
The Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) imposed a fine of HUF 500,000 on Echo TV’s service provider for inciting hatred against non-governmental organisations.
HUF 760 million for non-fiction, animation and documentary films in the upcoming year
According to the authority’s survey, viewers are faced with increasingly frequent product placements on the two national commercial television channels.
Over HUF 3 billion worth of funds will be secured for the production of community television and radio programs and film content in the following year
The board allocated over HUF one hundred million worth of grants for the production costs of this year’s television programmes and also approved the most recent report on increased accessibility programmes.