Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV) in collaboration with Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) and the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), organised an In-Country Workshop on Children's TV Program from 3 – 7 October 2016. Hosted by MMDC, this workshop covered area such as dramatic content in Children’s programmes, the cultural, historical and language representations.

A communication channel between China Central Television (CCTV) and the National Television and Radio Company (Uzbekistan MTRK) has been established to promote the development of TV industry through technology exchange and learning opportunities.

By Andy McElroy

KUALA LUMPUR, 16 November 2016 – Asia’s most prolific disaster risk reduction journalist has urged media colleagues from 12 other countries to move beyond simply describing events and instead help their audiences better protect themselves from various hazards.

By Mr Steve Ahern CEO International Media & Broadcasting Academy (IMBA), Australia


“I now know how to use smartphones in my work,” said a participant from Voice of Vietnam, describing the Shooting Video with Smart Phones workshop in Kuala Lumpur organised by the Tun Abdul Razak Broadcasting and Information Institute (IPPTAR) and AIBD from 19 to 21 September 2016.

The Media cooperation exchange programme was held in Beijing, China from 23 to 28 August 2016.  The programme was designed for the technical and programme staff of Radio and Television stations from AIBD member countries. The exchange programme was supported by Beijing International Radio, TV, Film equipment exhibition (BIRTV).

The Regional workshop on DVB T2 Transmission was held in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China from 16 to 18 August 2016.  The workshop was designed for the technical staff of television stations who are working in transmission division. The workshop was hosted by Yunnan broadcast bureau of the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television (SAPPRFT).