|Radio Televizioni 21|
|Owned by||Company 21|
|Picture format||16:9 (576i) SDTV
16:9 (1080i) HDTV
|Slogan||Burim i pashtershëm|
|Broadcast area||Kosovo, Albania, Macedonia, USA|
|Sister channel(s)||21 Plus
|Digital||DVB-S (Europe: Eutelsat W2)|
|Naxoo (Switzerland)||Channel 286|
RTV21 (an acronym for Radio Televizioni 21; English: Radio and Television 21) is a radio and television broadcaster operating in Kosovo since 1998. The radio broadcasting started in 1998, while TV broadcasting began in 1999 after Serbian forces withdrew from Kosovo. RTV21 is the most popular channel in Kosovo. RTV21 also has five other channels: 21 Plus, 21 Popullore, 21 Mix, 21 Junior and 21 Business. By the end of 2012,RTV 21 was selected as tv of the year on the first edition of IMK.
Kosovo media market , Radio and Television 21 ( RTV21 ) was established in Pristina in 1998 , as a contemporary medium responding to requests for information Kosovar society in all social spheres . The founders of the company have used new technology to transmit daily summary of events in a more independent manner associated with the deterioration of the political situation before the start of the NATO bombing in 1999 . As an alternative to state-controlled media Serb , 21, built a radio communication with its audience primarily through Internet radio , and after the war in terrestrial and satellite broadcasting . 21 radio began broadcasting in May 1998 through the Internet and by January 1999 he began to use a satellite channel audio BBC World Service . In March 1999, the start of 78 days of bombing, NATO forces , paramilitary forces from Kosovo Serbs expelled founders and employees of Radio 21 . In exile , in Macedonia , Radio 21 reopened its web site in April 1999 ( just 14 days after the suspension of transmission ) . After just one month , exactly in May 1999 , appeared in 21 Radio Radio Netherlands - Amsterdam assistance through which 21 began broadcasting Radio 2 hours and 30 minutes direct from Skopje program . Shortly after the entry of NATO forces in Kosovo ( June 1999 ) , founder and several employees of Radio 21 returned to Kosovo and Pristina resumed broadcasting on the Internet and began broadcasting on terrestrial FM waves , 24 hours a day, the Albanian audience providing information and entertainment . Already , before exile in Macedonia management of Radio 21 , had developed the vision and concept for the opening of Television 21 . Thus , in September 2000 and was licensed by Radio21 national television broadcast license and began work Television 21 , respectively RADIO 21 . RTV 2 originally aired 21 hours a day original program . After a year , in September 2001 , RTV21 expands the program schedule to 18 hours a day , while 50 percent was the original program . Very soon , since 2002 RTV21 managed transmission 24 hours , with over 70 per cent of the self -production of RTV21 . Fast RTV21 reached the highest professional standards and technological multimedia organization with a mission of social change , the development of democracy in Kosovo , becoming more accepted medium and high credibility to the audience in Kosovo and in the U.S. and Europe . This is because the principle leaders of RTV 21 professional and independent action and had the right information and quick , inspiring and educating audiences with programs that encourage the active involvement of the citizens of Kosovo to take part in all social issues , political and economic development in Kosovo reflect as many sports and cultural programs and entertainment that convey educational messages , but also bring fun and delight the audience . Moto work in RTV21është : Always at the service of the audience , the citizens . RTV21 broadcasts : • 24 hours per day through the TV program grid KTTN • 24 hour a day television program via satellite in Kosovo , Europe and North America to serve the people in the Diaspora . • 24 hours per day broadcast via FM radio waves KTTN network and via satellite in Europe and North America , also " on-line " via the Internet . RTV21 multimedia company in September 2007 started with another television program 21 PLUS . This 24 -hour music program is also enriched in entertainment programs . RTV21 started with another program 21POPULLORE Television , which broadcasts popular music and aims to uphold the values of this musical genre in Albanian lands . In the context of further development , RTV21 step two television programs : Television and Television 21JUNIOR MIX 21 . Television 21JUNIOR is mainly for children and teenagers , the educational programs but also by the country 's world series and cartoons of fiction . Meanwhile , TV 21 MIX is diversified television program with 24 -hour program , which includes the most successful programs TV21 , such as sports programs , educational , documentary , foreign and domestic , but also numerous programs in the field of art , science , culture , to political television debates that were broadcast during the day , week and month . RTV 21 MIX is expanding and is enriched with other programs which are broadcast live , especially in the after-dinner hours . These four channels are broadcast via cable networks and other forms of modern broadcasting . RTV 21 together with its partner American Media 21 established the IPTV bouquet 21WorldTV . This bouquet includes 15 best TV channels from Kosovo , Albania and Macedonia and three foreign television channels . 21 WorldTV has its audiences in North America , Europe , Middle East , Australia and New Zealand . 21WorldTV has exploded with a technological step forward . For the first time in the history of the Albanian television RTV 21 together with its partners in 21WorldTV bouquet was introduced in iPhone, iPad and iTouch . Within the bouquet 21WorldTV in music , IPAD and iTouch you will also find 21WorldRadio bouquet and could hear the eight best radio Kosovo and Ulcinj . In 21WorldTV on iPhone, iPad and iTouch soon other TV and radio stations . The company has also established 21 cultural center "Square 21 " , which serves to activities that promote and affirm the value of cultural and artistic . At the same time , "Square 21 " is also subject to attractive environments that provides numerous services for various activities , conferences , training sessions , receptions , concerts , promotions , parties , weddings and other cultural activities and entertainment with all services , including meals rich cuisine restaurant of this center .
Company 21 , 21 respectively RADIO governed by a Board of Directors composed of: Venus Sarachini - Kelmendi , director general Geraldine Seal - Deputy Director General Florin Kelemndi PKAD directors of the Eugen Saracini - 's Director of DIS Ekrem Kelmendi , financial directors RTV21 this work and organizational structure Arrest and Detention Management : Department of Information and Sport: Director , Eugen Saracini Department of Cultural - Artistic Program - Documentary and current affairs , science and education Kelmendi Director Florin Productions department director Agron Seal and Astrit Idris - Promotion Department Director Valentina Sarachini Department Director Technique : ing . Cevdet Gashi Department of Finance and Human Resources - Director Ekrem Kelmendi Marketing Department Director Eugen Sarachini RTV21 Pogramor the Council , which consists of managers and editors of the editorial departments . Program Council has its regular meetings weekly where department heads and members of the Board of the Company 21 , along programmatic issues in professional - development but also this company . Chairman of the Program Council is Agim Binaku
Now the Radio Television 21 leads the media market being broadcast all over the world through Smart World TV an iptv packet. Till now it has broadcast popular Turkish TV series such as Muhtesem Yuzyil which won the best Turkish series award on IMK Awards, then Fatmagul, Aci Hayat. It is currently broadcasting Karadayi in a prime time slot.
- IMK Kosova
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