Finnish National television
broadcaster, Yle to offers more TV news in English - the one and only
in the Nordic region
to open its broadcasting more to the international arena by offering
more news in the English language - something scarcely seen in the
Scandinavian region. This makes Yle the first broadcaster to attempt
such feat from the region.
language TV news coverage which began in 1999 in connection with
Finland's first EU Presidency remained and starting from May 13, Yle
announced that it will start broadcasting TV news in English
every day of the week at 3:05pm on Yle TV1.
television broadcast has been broadcasting news in the past but
now it aims to change from a five to a seven day per week format,
the five minute news in English will shift from the present 11:05am
timeslot to the new, afternoon broadcast.
Yle news service will continue publishing up-to-date domestic news on
the yle.fi/news pages, the broadcaster writes.
Yle News will continue to broadcast daily English-language updates on
the airwaves on Yle Mondo and Yle Radio 1.
All TV and
radio broadcasts can also be viewed on Yle’s online service, Areena.
English-language news service from Yle reports on Finnish domestic
news, keeping both residents and visitors informed on national and
local concerns throughout Finland," the company writes in a new update.
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