TVN Foundation raised PLN 5 million for the construction of the Center for Child and Youth Psychiatry and Oncology
Almost PLN 5 million was collected for the TVN Foundation during the charity Summer Night Ball, which took place on September 17, 2022. All the funds obtained will be allocated to the construction of the first Center for Child and Youth Psychiatry and Oncology in Poland at the Children’s Health Center.
TVN Foundation’s Summer Nights Ball raises over 5 million zlotys for Poland’s first Children’s and Youth Psychiatry and Oncology Center
On Saturday, one of the largest and most prestigious charity events in Poland, the Summer Night Ball, was put on by the TVN Foundation, raising nearly five million zlotys.
“Gross violation of the law” of the National Broadcasting Council with regard to the license for TVN Siedem
The Provincial Administrative Court in Warsaw ruled that the National Broadcasting Council was inactive on the extension of the license for TVN Siedem.
TVN Interview with CNN’s Nic Roberston at the 2022 Karpacz Economic Forum
CNN’s International Diplomatic Editor, Nic Robertson, sits down with TVN at the 2022 Karpacz Economic Forum in Karpacz, Poland.
How TVN was hardened
It was Friday, 3 October 1997. This is how TVN was launched. After a horrible opening, nothing heralded that the best Polish television network was being created. One of the best in Europe.
Polish, US top diplomats discuss support for Ukraine
Poland’s foreign minister on Wednesday night held a phone call with the US secretary of state, with further support for Ukraine and cooperation on nuclear energy in focus.
Poland sends Ukraine best wishes on Independence Day
Polish leaders – including president Andrzej Duda, prime minister Morawiecki, and foreign minister Rau – sent their best wishes on Wednesday (August 24) to the Ukrainian nation on the 31st anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence of Ukraine.
Ukrainian embassy official thanks Poland for Independence Day
The charge d’affaires at the Ukrainian embassy in Poland has told PAP it is thanks to friends like the Poles that his country has the possibility to celebrate its Independence Day.
Polish President Duda in Kyiv to discuss more aid for Ukraine
Polish President Andrzej Duda offered more support for Ukraine and called for an end to the Russian occupation of Crimea during his visit to Kyiv on Tuesday as Russia’s invasion of the country approached the six-month mark.
Foreign Minister Rau in Kiev with one simple message for Ukraine
Poland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and OSCE Chairman Zbigniew Rau visited Kiev on Tuesday (August 2), where he met with President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba. Rau also visited the town of Bucha, heavily damaged by the Russian forces. “I witnessed the outcome of mindless cruelty, which is impossible to describe,” the minister said.
US F-22 Raptor jets arrive in Poland’s Łask Air Base
On Thursday (August 4th), United States Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter jets arrived at the 32nd Tactical Air Base in Łask, Poland (Łódź Voivodeship). “One of the state-of-the-art fighter jets in the world are coming to Poland as part of #NATOAirShielding mission on the eastern flank of the Alliance” – Poland’s Defense Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said on Twitter. The ministry had informed last week that American F-22 crews would be training together with Polish pilots.
Poland has accepted 5.18 million refugees since war in Ukraine started
Since February 24, when Russia invaded Ukraine, around 5.18 million people have crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border into Poland, the Border Guard (SG) tweeted on Monday morning.
Morawiecki confirms that Poland and Hungary have parted ways
Commenting on Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s words, his Polish counterpart Mateusz Morawiecki said on Friday (July 29) that “Poland and Hungary have parted ways”. He denied Poland was taking part in the war in Ukraine, saying that his country was only making efforts to help the Ukrainians “to survive the brutal Russian attack” and “keep territorial integrity”.
TVN24 Exclusive Interview with US Ambassador Mark Brzezinski
TVN reporter Katarzyna Kolenda-Zaleska’s exclusive interview with Ambassador Brzezinski covered a range of topics such as his upbringing, democracy, the situation in Ukraine and his father’s legacy, Zbigniew Brzezinski, former National Security Advisor to then President Jimmy Carter.
U.S. Ambassador: we had always hoped that the word “permanent” would be attached to U.S. forces in Poland
“The significance is that it is the first permanent U.S. force on NATO’s eastern flank,” U.S. Ambassador to Poland Mark Brzezinski said in an interview for TVN24, referring to U.S. President Joe Biden’s commitment to establishing V Corps permanent headquarters in Poland. “The message is: Poland is safe and Poland is secure,” Brzezinski assured.
Statement by private broadcasters: we protest against depriving viewers of access to their favorite channels
TVN, Polsat, TV Puls, and Kino Polska have issued a joint statement regarding the switch to a different standard of digital terrestrial television. “On June 27, the process of changing the frequency and broadcasting standard of terrestrial TV stations – from DVB-T to DVB-T2 – will be completed. As a result of the decision made by the Office of Electronic Communications at the request of the Ministry of the Interior and Administration, the private broadcasters were treated differently than the public television which, unlike the commercial broadcasters, does not have to switch to the new DVB-T2 broadcasting standard.”
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Biden at the G7 Summit: “Our nations and our world stand at a genuine inflection point in history”
The three-day G7 Summit was held earlier this week in Germany (June 26 – 28). At the joint leaders’ conference, United States President Joe Biden pointed out that “technology has made our world smaller, more immediate, and more connected. It’s opened up incredible opportunities, but also accelerated challenges that impact on all of us,” he said. He also informed that the G7 leaders intend to mobilize nearly $600 billion by 2027 for strategic investments that will help achieve global stability.
Reuters Institute: TVN, TVN24 and tvn24.pl Most Trusted Media in Poland
TVN Group, including TVN24, has been ranked the most popular media outlet when it comes to traditional media, whereas the tvn24.pl news portal has been ranked the third most popular choice in Poland in terms of online outlets, according to the latest report published by Reuters Institute.
In the latest “Digital News Report”, Reuters Institute said that the Russian invasion of Ukraine had increased the popularity of media, including television as well as online outlets. The authors also pointed out that interest in the news before the war had been on the decline, whereas government pressure exerted over independent media had been increasing. Furthermore, it was said that “the current crisis is unlikely to obscure the deep divisions in Polish society and politicization of previously independent media”.
President Duda: “Those who have seen destruction in Ukraine understand why we need NATO troops on the eastern flank”
President Andrzej Duda and Defense Minister Mariusz Błaszczak visited Latvia on Tuesday and met with Polish soldiers stationed there as part of NATO forces. Both leaders stressed the crucial importance of NATO troops protecting the eastern flank of the Alliance. “Anyone who has seen Irpin, Borodyanka, Bucha, Mariupol, and other places in Ukraine, understands why the allied forces are stationed along NATO’s eastern flank,” the president said. “So that no one attacks us,” he added.
President Duda visited Latvia on Tuesday and met with Polish soldiers stationed in the Adazi military base as part of the NATO Enhanced Forward Presence battalion.
US State Department Official: Russian Atrocities in Ukraine similar to that of WWII
Beth Van Schaack, US State Department’s Ambassador-at-Large for Global Criminal Justice, said in an interview for TVN24 how Russian war crimes perpetrators could be prosecuted. In her opinion, “the scale of what we saw in WWII is very similar to what we’re seeing now across the country of Ukraine”.