General media partners

  • Russian information channel “Russia 24”

    Russian information channel “Russia 24” is the undisputed leader of fieldwork with the most important events – maximum live broadcasts, crews in the very action, access to true-to-fact information. Three quarters of Russians note that “Russia 24” is the main source of information for them and more than half of the respondents states that they watch the TV channel regularly. According to the information and analytics system Medialogiya, “Russia 24” holds the highest citation index among Russian TV channels in 2018. TV channel “Russia 24” has created a single information space in the country, providing one-time access to the news to everyone from Kamchatka to Kaliningrad.

    Evgeny Bekasov — Russia 24 Senior Editor

    MIC Izvestia is the first multimedia information center in Russia. MIC Izvestia includes Internet news portal, 24/7 news channel Izvestia (IZ.RU), Izvestia newspaper, the news services of REN TV channel and Channel Five, and regional TV Channel 78. MIC Izvestia is a multi-purpose platform for generating multi-format information content (TV, print, online). Monthly online audience of MIC Izvestia is about 45 mln people, TV audience – 60 mln people. MIC Izvestia is constantly getting into the top 3 news online sources according to LiveInternet. The Center also runs a brand new Internet portal called allowing for both twenty-four-hour news TV broadcasting and socio-political publishing. The editorial team works in an innovative format, and simultaneously broadcasts in several formats, including news, video, photo, and analytics. Users can see the hottest news in the crawl line, and enjoy a number of modern visualization tools, such as 3D infographics with location-based maps, photo and video elements. The 360-degree camera provides for the participation effect. The portal has many state-of-the-art interactive features, such as auto-attendant and text-to-speech.

    Vladimir Tyulin — CEO, MIC “Izvestia”
  • TASS

    Established in 1904, TASS is a Russian government-run news agency and an integral part of the global media network. The news agency employs more than 1,000 staff members at its 60 foreign and 70 domestic offices that keep TASS’ on-line operations functioning round-the-clock. TASS provides a diversified range of news, visual products and services, which cover social, political, economic, international, scientific, cultural, sports and other affairs in Russian and English. Its vast reference database and unique photo archive make it possible to couple any piece of news with images and in-depth historical background in the blink of an eye. Every year TASS arranges hundreds of educational and awareness promotional events featuring Russian and foreign political figures, top managers of Russian and foreign companies, cultural workers, scientists and athletes TASS: We know!

    Sergey Mikhaylov — TASS Director General
  • Rossiya Segodnya

    Rossiya Segodnya is an international media group with a mission to provide prompt and balanced coverage of international events, and to inform its audience about different perspectives on key events. Rossiya Segodnya provides a range of information resources, including RIA Novosti, Sport RIA Novosti, Real Estate RIA Novosti, Prime, Rating RIA Novosti, InoSMI and the Social Navigator. Sputnik international news agency and radio represents the media group outside Russia.

    Dmitry Kiselev — Director General of the Rossiya Segodnya International Media Group

    RT is a global, round-the-clock news network that includes eight TV channels broadcasting news, current affairs, and documentary content, digital platforms in six languages, and a global multimedia news agency Ruptly. In Moscow, RT Studios broadcast 24/7 in English, Spanish, Arabic, while RT America broadcasts from its own Washington, DC studios, RT UK airs from London, and RT France broadcasts from Paris. Today, RT has a global TV audience of 100 million viewers weekly in the 47 of the more than 100+ countries where RT is available. RT covers stories overlooked by the mainstream media, provides alternative perspectives on current affairs, and acquaints international audiences with a Russian viewpoint on relevant events. RT is the most watched TV news network on YouTube with more than 9 billion views. It is also the winner of the Monte Carlo TV Festival Award for best 24-hour newscast and a six-time Emmy finalist.

    Margarita Simonyan — Editor-in-Chief RT and Rossiya Segodnya
  • Business FM

    Business FM – Russia’s first business radio station. Broadcasting in Moscow at the frequency 87.5 FM St. Petersburg – 107.4 FM Ufa – 107.5 FM Kaliningrad – 101.8 FM Ekaterinburg – 99.4 FM Krasnoyarsk – 104.2 FM Сhelyabinsk – 100.8 FM Nignii Novgorod – 107.8 FM Novosibirsk – 105.7 FM Samara – 90.6 FM Kazan – 93.5 FM Business FM provides an exclusive product for a small segment of the general public but the most active and influential one, which in minutes must have the full spectrum of information about money. Business FM is a member company of the RUMEDIA group of companies.

    Mikhail Berger — Director general of RUMEDIA group of companies