The national Council on television and radio broadcasting according to the results of unscheduled inspections issued a warning to TV «news 24 years» (the logo of NewsOne) for the broadcast advertising of a political party that may be contrary to the current legislation of Ukraine.
As the press service of the national Council, the decision of the regulator adopted at the meeting on Thursday, 24 November 2016.
«Monitoring of satellite broadcasting NewsOne in the period 5 to 11 August 2016 recorded in the time interval from 17:00 to 23:00 the output of the political advertising of the party «For life», totaling 36 minutes, 42 seconds. … September 15 was assigned an unscheduled inspection that is witnessed to the fact that the broadcast of such advertising that violates the requirements of article 59 of the law of Ukraine «On television and radio broadcasting». …The national broadcasting Council has applied to the channel authorization «announcement alerts», the message reads.
The press service explained that this is was separated from the other gear at the beginning and at the end the words «political advertising» and had signs of pre-election campaign.
«Political advertising is a form of campaigning, which involves the presence of the election process in Ukraine. In the absence of the electoral process in Ukraine advertizing, including political parties, must occur on a common basis and in compliance with the requirements specified by the law of Ukraine «On advertising», — said the regulator.
According to the report, the Council members on this issue revealed some conflicts of legislation and the lack of clarification, in connection with which the truth rests with the court.
As reported, on 15 September 2016, the national Council appointed an unscheduled inspection of the TV company «news 24 years» for the broadcast of political advertising of the party «For life», contrary to the current legislation of Ukraine.
NewsOne — Ukrainian news TV channel, running from June 2010. Included in all basic cable networks in Ukraine and is present in essential digital package in Kiev and the region. Since January 2014, the channel formally owned by the member of fraction «Oppositional block», the people’s Deputy Evgeny Muraev. Moore is also co-founder of the party «For life».
According to media reports, Moore represents the interests of billionaire Vadim Rabinovich.
The national Council has issued a warning to NewsOne, a political advertising 25.11.2016