Estonia launches its first Russian-language TV channel

On Monday, 28 September, the first Estonian Public Broadcasting’s (ERR) Russian-language TV channel  ETV+ was launched. ETV+ will attempt to play its part in helping to engage the local Russian-speaking population more and ensure that they will have the adequate picture of Estonian society. The channel will offer  a morning talk show and  a travel show. There will also be cultural shows and analytical programs, investigating social issues and debating current affairs. The rest of the ETV+ will be filled with documentaries, movies and educational programs. ETV+ will begin with an annual budget of approximately 4 million euros.You can watch the channel online here.