Euronews (France) Opens its First Chain Franchisee, in Albania
05 Nov 2018 - The chain european news Euronews will open its first franchise, in Albania, in the framework of an agreement with the local group IN Media Group, according to a press release published on Monday.
The future channel called Euronews Albania, is expected to begin broadcasting in 2019, with a hundred people recruited on the spot. This chain and the digital platform associated with it are intended for the public Albanian service in Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia in the north and in Montenégro.
“This is the first time we create a free Euronews”, explained, quoted in the text, the chairman of the management board of the chain of lyon’s Michael Peters, who sees it as a new proof “of the success of (their) group”.
Euronews will not invest in the project but will bring his “expertise”, a-t-are explained within the group. In exchange, she will receive the contents of its franchisee.
It will ensure editorial control on Euronews Albania, to ensure that its content remain in line with those of the rest of the group, has been provided. The terms of this supervision have not been made public.
Created in 2013, IN the Media Group operates IN TV, the only tv channel dedicated to the young public in Albania, and IN Radio 105.7.
“Euronews Albania will deliver a range of media to standards unparalleled in the region”, assured the president of the group Albanian Theodhori Cami, cited in the text.
The Koz Post