TITLE

REVIEW OF COMMUNITY RADIO POLICY IN BANGLADESH: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

AUTHOR(S)
Monju, Kamrul Hassan
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Global Media Journal: Indian Edition;Jun2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a review of community radio (CR) policy in Bangladesh. It recounts the formulation of the policy and its approval in May 2008. It states that the policy contains eight articles along with a brief introduction which puts places emphasis on the needs and importance of radio, as well as its potential in the age of proliferation of diversified global media. It describes fundamental principles and required criteria under the policy. It also discusses challenges for the CR policy including tax policy, political interference and ownership.
ACCESSION #
60949004

 

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