Syria grants licences to two private radio stations
The cabinet licensed on 19 October two commercial radio stations on framework of general inclination to promote private media in Syria. Prime Minister Muhammad Naji Itri licensed to Arnus Brothers & Partners Company to establish a private commercial radio station by the name of Version FM Middle East. The premier also authorized the license to joint company of Harith Group & Partners to establish a private commercial radio by the name of Sahm FM.
(SANA news agency website, Damascus via BBC Monitoring via Media Network Weblog)
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