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Over to You: Closure of FM Broadcasts in Abu Dhabi06/28/15
Why are BBC World Service FM broadcasts being turned off in Abu Dhabi?
Closure of FM Broadcasts in Abu Dhabi
From Tuesday 30 June 2015, the BBC World Service will no longer be broadcast on 90.3 FM in Abu Dhabi. It has come as a shock to its audience who have relied on the service for 12 years. Simon Kendall, the head of business development for the World...
BBC Mobile Radio Service for Nigeria
A recently launched mobile radio service for Nigerians allows listeners to listen live to the BBC World Service and BBC Hausa on their mobile phones. For many residents who do not have access to internet resources, it is a welcome innovation. But for...
Time for More Drama?
For 75 years drama has had a regular slot on the BBC World Service and at its height there was a programme a week on the network. However, in 2010, financial cutbacks meant the spotlight on drama was dimmed. Now, recent plays on the network have been...
Migrant Labour in Asia Pacific
The BBC’s recent Workers Without Borders series looks into the movement of temporary migrant labourers across the Asia Pacific region. In collaboration with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the programmes aimed to show both the benefits and...
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