Magyar Telekom provided services irregularly in Ercsi for almost a year
Magyar Telekom provided services on its communications network constructed in Ercsi without complying with the legal requirements for almost a year, jeopardizing the interests of its subscribers, therefore, the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) imposed a fine of HUF 72.8 million on the operator at first instance.
The number of radio listeners did not change significantly in Q2
In the capital city, more than 74% of the population aged 15 and older listened to a radio station every day, whereas weekly radio listenership was 91%.
“Yes awkward”: the new campaign of the NMHH explains online infringements using emojis
The advertisements mainly targeting children of 11 to 16 years of age provide guidance for recognizing problems as well as dealing with them.
New regional commercial radio station to launch in Pécs
A new regional commercial station shall broadcast under the name 101.7 Gold Rádió on a frequency in Pécs currently not in use – as the Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) has decided.
Flash report on landline services – May 2018
The flash report issued by the NMHH is based on data provided voluntarily by the three incumbent service providers and the leading alternative service providers (typically the largest cable television companies).
Radio decisions at this week’s meeting of the Media Council
The Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) announced the winners of the tenders for radio frequencies Velence Meleg-hegy 90.4 MHz and Veszprém 90.6 MHz, called on bidders to remedy deficiencies as part of the formal examination of the bids submitted for the Sopron 94.1 MHz frequency and finalised the call to tender for the Kecel 99.6 MHz radio frequency. In addition, the Council imposed a fine due to deviations in the radio programming schedule.
Media Council supports Hungarian Special Independent Film Festival again this year
At this week’s meeting, the Media Council of the National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) decided to provide another grant for ad-hoc filming under Escher Károly Tender; this time, scenes will be shot for a documentary on forced displacement. Moreover, the Council contributed HUF 500 thousand to the awards to be presented at the 4th Hungarian Special Independent Film Festival.
INHOPE Annual Report: last year, the hotlines of the world were involved in removing nearly 260 thousand paedophile recordings
INHOPE, the international organisation combating child sexual exploitation, published its report on the previous year. Its member Hotlines forwarded nearly 260 thousand paedophile videos and images to its central database and subsequently to the various national law enforcement partners.
Médiatanács: Mecenatúra-támogatással készülhet film egy magyar vitorlás föld körüli útjáról
The film planned to document the launch of the nine-month voyage of István Kopár, one of the contestants of the Golden Globe Race, a solo sailing competition circumnavigating the globe, won the ad hoc grant of the Hungarian Media Patronage Programme this week.
HUF 30 million to cover operating costs of community radios and TVs
In the tender for local radio frequency Veszprém 95.1 MHz, the Council announced the only bidder, FM 4 Rádió Kft., as the winner, which plans on launching its service under the name “Mária Rádió Völgyhíd”.