The launch of the channel Ala-Too 24

On September 12, he news channel “Ala-Too 24”, a new part of OTRK, was officially launched. The channel is the first and only 24/7-news channel in the country and aims to work according in the format of Euronews. The main purpose of the channel is to provide the audience with timely, high quality news and current events in Kyrgyzstan and ...

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The Public Broadcasting Corporation KTRK covers the World Nomad Games live

Public Broadcaster KTRK had the opportunity to cover the World Nomad Games live. Internews provided the technical support, giving the corporation a mobile system of H.264 video transmission over IP by famous Teradek company. “During the nomad games the correspondents of the Ala-Too studio will cover important and significant events in real time. Teradek will be used for direct connection ...

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Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic announces a tender on improvement and optimization of KTRK mobile application

Representative of Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic within the project “Supporting Public Broadcaster” announces tender to improve and optimize mobile application of KTRK Optimizaton tasks: To increase productivity of mobile application on all platforms, to optimize the speed of response to user requests, speed of information download to reduce to a minimum, ie, without delay. Align user interface to iOS ...

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Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic announces tender for purchase of equipment

Representatives of Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic announces tender for purchase of the following equipment: 1.Teradek Bond II SDI Cellular Bonding Solution with MPEG-TS — 2 pieces; 2.Teradek 7.2V Replacement Battery for Sony NPF970/770 Batteries — 4 pieces; 3.1.5′ SDI Video Cable — BNC to BNC — 1 piece or with the same parameters from another manufacturer. Legal entities who ...

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Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic announces tender for purchase of equipment

Representative of Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic within the project “Supporting Public Broadcaster” announces tender for purchase of equipment  Representatives of Internews Network in Kyrgyz Republic within the project “Supporting Public Broadcaster” announces tender for purchase of the following equipment: Studio microphone: Rode K2 Tube Condenser Studio Microphone – 1 unit; Professional studio headphones: Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro Studio Recording Open ...

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Journalists: Is it time to be universal?

New media technologies are blurring the once solid division between radio, TV and print journalists. Instead, the figure a universal reporter is slowly emerging. From March 24 to 27, Internews organized a four-day training on this subject for KTRK website department staff, led by Internews journalist and web-editor Aizatbek Beshov. “Today, it is not enough to be an excellent radio ...

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Online security in seven steps

From 30 to 31 March 2015, the National Center for Media and Communication held a seminar on web security. The seminar was led by Batyrbek Gaparov, technical director of Internews. Batyrbek Gaparov told KTRK staff how to secure their use of the Internet. “The virtual world can be quite dangerous, yet people seem to lower their guard as soon as ...

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After an official investigation, KTRK closes its talk-show for half a year

The direction of KTRK canceled the broadcasting of the leading talk show «Highlander`s talk show» for half a year because of “Nazi” statements by the former director of the Writers’ Union, Abdrahman Alymbaev, during a live in December 2014 On June 10, KTRK released a report by the special commission on one of the issues of the talk-show, recommending to ...

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Kyrgyzstan has a permanent training center for media and communication

Created by KTRK, Kyrgyzstan’s National training center for media and communication has been working for more than a year now. And with great success. The training center aims to improve the quality of local journalism. Adel Laisheva, the center’s director, tells us about its creation, objectives and future plans. The idea to create a training center for a national news ...

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