ORF (broadcaster) facts for kids
|Type||Television and radio network|
(and also parts of Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland)
|Slogan||ORF. Wie wir. (in English ORF. Like us.)|
|Owner||Government of Austria|
|Key people||Alexander Wrabetz
|Launch date||1 August 1955|
|Former names||Ravag (Radio Verkehrs AG)|
Österreichischer Rundfunk (shortened to ORF, literally, Austrian Broadcasting Corporation) is the name for the state-controlled media agency producing radio and tv programmes. In 2015, it produced four nationwide tv channels, 9 regional tv stations in Austria, plus one in Bozen. There are also three nationwide radio channels, plus a number of regional ones. It also takes part in 3sat, a cultural programme and ARTE.
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