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The Euronews logo used from 26 October 1998 to 3 June 2008.


  1. Launched on- 1st January, 1993.
  2. Owned by- Euronews SA.
  3. Picture format- 16:9 (576i, SDTV).
  4. Slogan- "Most-watched news channel in Europe.
  5. Broadcast area- 115 nations worldwide in 2015.
  6. Headquarters- 60, chemin des Mouilles, #69130 Lyon-Écully, France.

It's objectiveEdit

Following the First Persian Gulf War, during which CNN's position as the preeminent source of 24-hour news programming was cemented, the European Broadcasting Union decided to establish Euronews to present information from a European perspective. The channel's first broadcast was on 1 January 1993 from Lyon. An additional broadcast studio was set up in London in 1996. It was founded by a group of ten European public broadcasters.

As a rolling-news channel, headlines from both Europe as well as the world are broadcast in thirty-minute intervals. Brief magazine segments typically fill in the remaining schedule, focusing on market data, financial news, sports news, art and culture, science, weather, European politics, and press reviews of the major European newspapers. These item slots will occasionally be pre-empted by breaking news or live television coverage. Some closing segments are displayed without commentary under the banner "No Comment", which has been the channel's signature program since its launch.

Production and sourcesEdit

The channel employs an unusual presentation style: initially, rather than using in-vision presenters, it showed only video footage with recorded voice-overs. This aims to prevent bias. In 2011, however, extended news items featured in-vision reporters, including occasional pieces to camera.

The principal sources of footage come from APTN (Associated Press Television News) and Reuters TV, these being the partner agencies of the European Broadcasting Union. It also draws upon resources from Agence France-Presse, Italian ANSA, Portuguese LUSA, German DPA, Spanish EFE and Russian ITAR-TASS.


Euronews HQ ©euronews photo Stéphane Audras 2015.10.15 (169)

Euronews headquarters in Lyon. Author- Lydie22.

  1. Cyprus CYBC
  2. France France Télévisions
  3. Italy RAI
  4. Belgium RTBF
  5. Portugal RTP
  6. Spain RTVE (former shareholder)
  7. Monaco TMC (former shareholder)
  8. Finland YLE
  9. Egypt ERTU
  10. Russia VGTRK
  11. Turkey TRT
  12. Czech Republic ČT
  13. Malta PBS
  14. Morocco SNRT
  15. Slovenia RTVSLO
  16. Republic of Ireland RTÉ
  17. Ukraine NTU
  18. Switzerland SRG-SSR
  19. Romania TVR
  20. Sweden SVT - MTG
  21. Tunisia ERTT
  22. Algeria ENTV
  23. UK ITV (former shareholder)
  24. Egypt Media Globe Networks

Current managementEdit

  • Michael Peters, Chairman of the Executive Board
  • Lucian Sârb, Director of News and Programmes
  • Cécile Leveaux, Chief Technical Officer
  • Olivier de Montchenu, Worldwide Sales Director, Managing Director of Euronews Sales
  • David Cipel, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
  • Grégory Samak, Director of Broadcasting and Programme Marketing
  • Grégoire Olivero de Rubiana, Director of External Relations
  • Arnaud Verlhac, Deputy Director Worldwide Distribution

Current JournalistsEdit

  • Dr. Stefan Grobe (Anchor at Lyon HQ, Germany correspondent, Political correspondent and Washington corespondent).
  • Ioannis Karaganda (Greece correspondent).
  • Jose Sardo (Spanish/Portuguese corespondent).
  • Katerina Anastasopoulou (EU affairs).
  • Akis Tatsis (Anchor at Lyon HQ and journalist in Europe).
  • Wolfgang Spindler (Arts correspondent).
  • Seamus Kearney (Anchor at Lyon HQ).
  • Christopher (AKA- Chris) Cummins (Producer, anchor at Lyon HQ, Asia correspondent and business correspondent).
  • Sandor Zsiros (Brussels correspondent).
  • ??? (Sports correspondent).
  • Riley O'Neil (Business correspondent).
  • Serge Rombi (Business correspondent).
  • ??? (Health correspondent).
  • ??? (Science correspondent).
  • Faizia Garah (Geneva correspondent).
  • Kostas Tsellos (Greek refugee camp affairs and Balkans correspondent).
  • Efi Koutsokosta (EU affairs and Geneva correspondent).
  • Grégoire Lory (Brussels correspondent).
  • Oleksandra Vakulina (Anchor at Lyon HQ, Ecanomics correspondent, Political correspondent and host of The Corner).

Programmes and current hostsEdit

  • Advertisement/Ads. – they are just usual averts.
  • Brussels Bureau – hosted by James Franey and Efi Koutsokosta.
  • Business Line – hosted by Oleksandra Vakulina and Giacomo Segantini.
  • Business Middle East – hosted by Daleen Hassan.
  • Business Japan - hosted by Riley O'Neil.
  • Business Planet – hosted by Serge Rombi.
  • Cinéma – hosted by François Menard and Wolfgang Spindler.
  • Europe Weekly
  • euronews Life - Moscow by metro- Denis Loktev
  • Focus – hosted by François Chignac
  • For Children in War
  • Foostball (World/EUEFA cup coverage)
  • Futuris
  • Generation Y
  • Global Conversation
  • Gravity - hosted by François Menard.
  • Hi-Tech
  • Innovation
  • Interview
  • I-Talk
  • Learning World
  • Le Mag- hosted by Wolfgang Spindler.
  • Life
  • Markets
  • Metropolitans
  • Meteo - a weather forcast
  • Musica
  • My Maramuchi
  • News +
  • No Comment
  • On the Frontline
  • Observers
  • Perspectives
  • Postcards – hosted by Seamus Kearney.
  • Real Economy - hosed by Maithreyi Sootharaman.
  • Rendez-Vous
  • Reporter – hosted by Hans von der Brelie and Valerie Gauriat.
  • Right On
  • Science
  • Silent Disasters
  • Smart Care
  • Space – hosted by Claudio Rosimo and Bruno Susa.
  • Speed
  • Sports United – hosted by Joe Allen.
  • Target
  • The Corner – hosted by Cinzia Rizzi, Oleksandra Vakulina and Paula Vilaplana.
  • The Global Conversation – hosted by Isabelle Kumar.
  • The Network – hosted by Chris Burns.
  • The Women Who Matter
  • U-Talk


Service number. Language. Launch date.
1 English 1 January 1993
1 French 1 January 1993
1 German 1 January 1993
1 Italian 1 January 1993
1 Spanish 1 January 1993
6 Portuguese November 1999
7 Russian September 2001
8 Arabic 12 July 2008
9 Turkish 30 January 2010
10 Persian 27 October 2010
11 Ukrainian 24 August 2011
12 Greek 18 December 2012
13 Hungarian 30 May 2013
+1 Polish, as an audio option on broadcasts in English. 16 December 2011

12 resent examples of there work in 2016.Edit

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The challenge of creating growth and development in Angola - focus-0

There are many challenges for Angola. The country is hoping private investment will help development but one of the biggest which lies ahead is helping Angolans achieve professional qualifications.

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Ecotourism Flourishes In Gambia - Focus

In this edition of Focus euronews' Francois Chignac reports on ecotourism in The Gambia.



EU immigration crisisEdit








Also seeEdit

  1. UN
  2. EU
  3. ESA
  4. European Union
  5. EBU
  6. Deutsches Institut für Normung
  7. NATO
  9. Radio Wolga served Soviet forces in the former GDR.
  10. Radio Moscow was the Soviet\Russian state broadcaster since 1924.
  11. Kazakh Radiosy


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