China Asks TV Channels To Cut Entertainment Airtime Amid Virus Outbreak
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 8:04 AM
China's broadcasting authorities on Tuesday ordered local satellite television stations to cut entertainment airtime to assist the fight against the coronavirus outbreak. The National Radio and Television Administration said that satellite TV stations should strengthen epidemic reporting. It commended TV stations in provinces of Zhejiang, Hunan, Shandong, and Anhui in particular for their special reports on the epidemic.