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Encyclopedia > Croatian Radiotelevision

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Croatia didn't have television until 1967, so Asher's story is incorrect.

Hrvatska radiotelevizija
Type Broadcast radio and television
Country Flag of Croatia Croatia
Revenue 1.42 billion kuna (2005)[1]
Key people Vanja Sutlić
Launch date May 15, 1926 (radio)
May 15, 1956 (television)
Former names Radiotelevizija Zagreb (RTZ) (until 1990)[2]
Website
hrt.hr

Croatian Radiotelevision (Croatian: Hrvatska radiotelevizija, HRT) is a Croatian public broadcasting company. It operates several radio and television channels, over a domestic transmitter network as well as satellite. As of 2002, 60% of HRT's funding comes from television licence fees, with the remainder being made up from advertising[3]. Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... For the tax agency in Ireland of the same name, see Revenue Commissioners. ... “HRK” redirects here. ... is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A car from 1956 Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Public broadcasting is a form of public service broadcasting (PSB) intended to serve the diverse needs of the viewing or listening public. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about a licence that is required to own or operate a television or radio. ...


Croatian Radiotelevision has three organizational units, three sister companies - the Croatian Radio (Hrvatski radio), the Croatian Television (Hrvatska televizija) and Music Production (Glazbena proizvodnja).

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History

Croatian Radiotelevision headquarters at Prisavlje, Zagreb
Croatian Radiotelevision headquarters at Prisavlje, Zagreb

Croatian Radiotelevision is a direct successor of Zagreb Radiostation (Radio stanica Zagreb) that started broadcasting on May 15, 1926. During the first 14 years of its existence, Zagreb Radiostation was owned by a private corporation Radio Zagreb which was nationalized on May 1, 1940. During the Independent State of Croatia, the station was known as Hrvatski krugoval. After World War II it began to operate as a state owned Radio Station. is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1926 (MCMXXVI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full 1940 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Capital Zagreb Language(s) Croatian Religion Roman Catholicism Political structure Puppet-state King  - 1941-1943 Tomislav II Poglavnik  - 1941-1945 Ante Pavelić Legislature None Historical era World War II  - Established April 10, 1941  - Disestablished May 8, 1945 Population  - 1941 est. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000...


Zagreb Radiostation was the first public broadcasting facility in South East European area, including countries of former Yugoslavia.


At the end of the first year of operation, Radio Zagreb company had little over four thousand subscribers.


On the 30th anniversary of the establishment of Zagreb Radiostation, on May 15, 1956, the first television programme was broadcast from the transmitter built at Sljeme. For the next two years this was the only TV broadcasting service in the southeast European area. On January 1, 1993, HRT was admitted as a full active member of the European Broadcasting Union. is the 135th day of the year (136th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A car from 1956 Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Antenna tower of Crystal Palace transmitter, London A transmitter is an electronic device which, usually with the aid of an antenna, propagates an electromagnetic signal such as radio, television, or other telecommunications. ... Medvednica is a mountain in central Croatia, just north of Zagreb and marking the southern border of the tradition region of Zagorje. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... EBU redirects here. ...


Television

Channels

HRT1 or Prvi program is HRT's primary television channel. Its old name is "HTV1" (Hrvatska televizija, prvi program).


HRT2 or Drugi program is the secondary channel, nowadays primarily used for sports and entertainment.


Up to 2004 there also existed a HRT3 but it was denationalized and made into a commercial concession contract. The current contractor is RTL Televizija. Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... RTL Televizija is a Croatian commercial television network that was launched on April 30, 2004 and is 75. ...


HRT Plus is the name of HRT's cable TV channel, which is also transmitted via satellite.


"Slika Hrvatske" is a Free-To-Air international TV channel, broadcasting an 8-hour block of programmes for the Croatian Diaspora, during the non-broadcasting hours of HRT Plus.


Two new TV channels, HRT3 (featuring sports and entertainment), and HRT4 (a news channel), are planned to launch in 2008, for digital broadcast.[citation needed]


Popular TV programs

To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Latinica is a Croatian television talk show launched on November 11, 1993 and currently aired Mondays at 20:10 CET on HRT 1. ... A talk show (U.S.) or chat show (Brit. ... Denis Latin is a Croatian television host born on February 14, 1966 in Å ibenik. ... Nedjeljom u dva (Sundays at two oclock in English) is Croatian television talk show aired every Sunday at 14:00 CET on Croatian Radiotelevision channel 1. ...

Radio

The Croatian Radio (Hrvatski radio) features three channels.

  • HR 1, which mostly does serious mosaic programme, with regular news every full hour.
  • HR 2, which mostly airs entertainment mosaic programme, with news usually every hour at the half-hour mark.
  • HR 3, which is mostly for classical music and similar programme.
  • HR Sljeme, Local station for Zagreb
  • HR Rijeka, Local station for Rijeka
  • HR Pula, Local station for Pula
  • HR Osijek, Local station for Osijek
  • HR Split, Local station for Split
  • Glas Hrvatske (Voice of Croatia), International station for the Croatian Diaspora

The Mediumwave transmitter at Zadar was at onetime one of the most powerful in Europe and at nighttime could be heard throughout most of the continent with JRT (Yugoslav) and later HR (Croatian) programming from Zagreb and Pula. However it was badly damaged during the fighting in the early 1990s, and has operated on somewhat reduced power since on 1134 kHz. Location of Zagreb within Croatia Coordinates: , Country RC diocese 1094 Free royal city 1242 Unified 1850 Government  - Mayor Milan Bandić Area [1]  - Total 641. ... Rijeka (in local Croatian dialects Rika and Reka; Fiume in Italian and Hungarian. ... For other uses, see Pula (disambiguation). ... Osijek (pronounced: []) is the fourth largest city in Croatia with a population of 114,616 in 2001. ... For other uses, see Split (disambiguation). ... The International programme of Croatian Radio Voice of Croatia (Croatian: Medurarodni program Hrvatskoga radija Glas Hrvatske) is the international service of Croatian state radio on shortwave, mediumwave and via satellite. ... Mediumwave radio transmissions serves as the most common band for broadcasting. ... For other uses, see Zadar (disambiguation). ...


See also

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References

  1. ^ http://hr.satelitv.net/jumpto.asp?ref=news&cat=50&id=1645
  2. ^ http://www.hrt.hr/hrt/8050/8050_hrv.php
  3. ^ Funding Arrangements

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External links

  • Official Site (Croatian) (English)
  • Zakon o Hrvatskoj radioteleviziji (Croatian) (Croatian Radiotelevision Act)
  • Statut Hrvatske radiotelevizije (Croatian) (Statute of Croatian Radiotelevision)

Coordinates: 45°47′35″N 15°58′29″E / 45.79306, 15.97472 Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Reference for Croatian Radiotelevision - Search.com (719 words)
Croatian Radiotelevision or Hrvatska radiotelevizija (HRT) is the Croatian public broadcasting company.
Croatian Radiotelevision is a direct successor of Zagreb Radiostation (Radio stanica Zagreb) that has started broadcasting on May 15, 1926.
The Mediumwave transmitter at Zadar was at onetime one of the most powerful in Europe and at nighttime could be heard throughout most of the continent with JRT (Yugoslav) and later HR (Croatian) programming from Zagreb and Pula.
Hrvatska radiotelevizija/Croatian Radiotelevision (3160 words)
Croatian television made its appearance on the same date thirty years later and, at the time, it was perceived as quite the phenomenon.
One of the veterans of Croatian television vividly described the beginning of television, notably in his hometown of Zagreb, as an "array of pictures whirling in the air above Europe".
In October, Croatian Radio News was aired from the HRT Broadcasting Centre at Prisavlje.
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