GOLDEN DOVE AWARDS HONORS THE BEST IN BROADCASTING

The Golden Dove Awards honored the best of the broadcast media for 2013 during awards ceremonies last April 29, 2014 at the Star City Theatre in Pasay City. The awards capped the celebration of Broadcasters’ Month and the 41st founding anniversary of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), the association of the broadcast media in the Philippines. Niño Padilla of DYEZ-AM receives the…

KBP LOCAL CHAPTERS FOCUS ON DISASTER PREPAREDNESS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Local Chapter Leaders of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) from all over the country focused on the role of broadcast media in preparing local communities for natural disasters and in mitigating the impact of climate change during the 17th Cerge Remonde Chapter Leaders Conference last April at the Taal Vista Hotel in Tagaytay City. Although broadcasting has a nationwide reach, most broadcasts…

Broadcast Media Workers and Dependents To Train under TESDA-KBP Program

Two-hundred sixty-five broadcast media workers and dependents will undergo skills training under the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). The training will be implemented as part of an agreement between the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) and TESDA signed last December 2013. KBP president Herman Z. Basbaño said that the program aims to train broadcast media workers to better cope with the…

NTC Cracks Down on Illegal Stations

The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has started its crackdown on illegal radio stations while the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), the association of the broadcast media in the Philippines, asked its Local Chapters nationwide to submit a list of suspected illegal stations in their areas. NTC Commissioner Gamaliel Cordoba speaks to KBP members as KBP president Herman Z. Basbaño listens. Last July 8,…