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Still no announcements on Voice of America main websites about shortwave cuts

Still no announcements on Voice of America main websites about shortwave cuts

BBG Watch Commentary In an incredible display of insensitivity toward its audiences and its own journalists, Voice of America (VOA) management still has not posted on VOA’s main English news web... Read On

Broadcasting Board of Governors has let America and Obama down

Broadcasting Board of Governors has let America and Obama down

BBG Watch Commentary The sudden ending of many direct Voice of America (VOA) shortwave radio transmissions to Asia without any prior notices to listeners and only a two-day advance warning to a limite... Read On

Some world reactions to sudden VOA shortwave shutdown in Asia

Some world reactions to sudden VOA shortwave shutdown in Asia

BBG Watch Commentary These reactions were posted on Facebook by former Voice of America White House and foreign correspondent Dan Robinson.       Post by Dan Robinson.     &nb... Read On

Last Voice of America English shortwave program to Asia with hardly any prior notice

Last Voice of America English shortwave program to Asia with hardly any prior notice

BBG Watch Commentary Showing complete contempt for longtime radio listeners, Voice of America (VOA) executives, carrying out sudden orders from the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) International ... Read On

Kerry’s representative to BBG writes about Egypt and media freedom, ignored by VOA

Kerry’s representative to BBG writes about Egypt and media freedom, ignored by VOA

BBG Watch Commentary Richard Stengel, who serves as Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs and represents Secretary of State John Kerry at meetings of the Broadcasting Board ... Read On

United States International Communications Reform Act of 2014, CBO Cost Estimate

United States International Communications Reform Act of 2014, CBO Cost Estimate

BBG Watch Commentary A cost estimate of H.R. 4490, the United States International Communications Reform Act of 2014, prepared by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), shows that its impact on the ov... Read On

BBG, IBB, VOA executives break all 10 commandments

BBG, IBB, VOA executives break all 10 commandments

BBG Watch Commentary BBG, IBB, VOA executives break all 10 commandments of good management on (not) announcing bad news about Voice of America shortwave cuts U.S. government officials in the Broadcast... Read On

Dropping radio and going all digital: VOA Asia Twitter not updated since May 3

Dropping radio and going all digital: VOA Asia Twitter not updated since May 3

BBG Watch Commentary Executives in charge of the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), which operates radio transmissions for the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), have once again shown their ... Read On

PCJ Radio making fun of Voice of America and BBG executives on radio cuts to Asia and Middle East

PCJ Radio making fun of Voice of America and BBG executives on radio cuts to Asia and Middle East

BBG Watch Commentary PCJ Radio Int. based in Taiwan has produced and aired a Special Voice of America Newscast which is a spoof on the bungled decision by the Washington bureacracy to end numerous VOA... Read On

Bureaucrats gave listeners little time to learn about shortwave cuts by VOA, RFA, and RFE/RL

Bureaucrats gave listeners little time to learn about shortwave cuts by VOA, RFA, and RFE/RL

BBG Watch Commentary Executives in charge of the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), which operates radio transmissions for the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), have once again shown their ... Read On

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