Posts tagged as LTV

LTV’s De Facto: mass vaccination may lack medical staff

Monday, March 15, 2021

Centers for mass vaccination against Covid-19 are due to open early April. The main problem may be finding staff who will carry out vaccination in these centers, Latvian Television’s analytical broadcast De Facto reported March 14. Searches for specific vaccination teams started only a few days ago, end of the second week of March, with a hasty announcement of selection. According to estimates of the Vaccination Project Bureau, these centers will…

Most-watched TV channels in 2020 were TV3, LTV and PBK

Thursday, January 14, 2021

The most watched channel in Latvia in 2020 was TV3, followed by LTV1 and PBK, according to data published January 12 by research company Kantar . TV3 accounts for 10.8% of the total TV viewing time. The second most watched channel LTV1’s viewing time was 10.1%. The third most watched TV channel was PBK, with a share of viewing time of 7.2%. Top 3 most-watched programs were all aired on…

State grants €1.86m to LTV to update playout system

Thursday, June 4, 2020

On June 4 the Latvian government agreed to finance Latvian Television  (LTV) to the tune of €1.86m for updating the television’s program playout system. Playout is a term for the transmission of radio or TV channels produced by a broadcaster. Should the playout system crash, viewers would only see a black screen. The system at LTV is so outdated this is a real possibility. LTV launched a tender on May…