israel broadcasting authority

Justice Minister: Enough with bullying from Likud

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked explains her call for haredim to become journalists, while touching on party tensions with the Likud.Ido Ben Porat and Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 3:01 PM

After stormy debate, Public Broadcasting Corp. to open in 2017

After a hail of criticism, Netanyahu bows to Minister Erdan's peace plan for Israel's new public broadcasting corporation.Rachel Kaplan, 7/26/2016, 4:52 PM

Angry Akunis Claims PM Was Aware of 'No Media Bias' Law

After leaving post in Communications Ministry over journalistic bias clause, Ofir Akunis alleges PM was aware of the law beforehand.Yedidyah Ben Or, 9/6/2015, 9:33 AM

Netflix Coming to Israel But Under Whose Watch?

Entry of world's largest streaming service into Israeli market could prove serious threat to Yes and Hot cable providers.Cynthia Blank, 9/1/2015, 6:07 PM

Strikes Suspended in Broadcasting Authority Deal

Deal reached between Communications Ministry and Histadrut on law which would have seen the dismissal of hundreds of IBA employees.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/30/2015, 2:50 PM

Government Approves Preliminary Proposal to Cancel TV Tax

Bill to see IBA closed and reopened under new management; MKs rally behind the bill after landslide vote.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2014, 2:30 PM

Egypt in Uproar Over Five Minute Interview With Israeli

A quick interview with an Israeli reporter on a problem affecting both countries has led to calls for a ministerial shakeup in EgyptDavid Lev, 8/9/2012, 2:29 PM

Missionary Radio Ad Blocked by Yad L'Achim

A seemingly innocuous radio ad aimed at people in emotional distress turned out to be a targeted Christian missionary campaign. Hana Levi Julian, 6/5/2012, 2:18 AM

Journalist Yaakov Achimeir Named for Israel Prize

Veteran journalist, who has worked at TV's Channel 1 since the 1970s, has received Sokolov Prize.Gil Ronen, 2/26/2012, 7:01 PM

Government Sacks IBA Management

Minister Moshe Kahlon told the Likud central committee last night he has replaced the IBA management with like-minded people; left furious.Gabe Kahn., 12/16/2011, 10:52 AM