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Radio

  • English
    Name Country Type

    Radio National

    Australia

    Australia’s national public broadcaster: its programming covers various branches of science, international books, poetry, music, art, religion and history.

    CBC Radio

    Canada          

    Public radio that operates a number of stations, such as CBC Radio One

    CKUT

    Canada          

    McGill University campus radio station

    CJAD

    Canada

    Broadcasts in Montréal, Québec; founded in 1945 by J. Arthur Dupont; on the air since 1948

    WNYC (New York Public Radio)

    United States

    New York Public Radio

    WBUR

    United States      

    Boston University radio station

    Virgin Radio

    United Kingdom

    Plays “the music we all love”

  • Arabic
    Name Country Type

    Voix du Liban

    Lebanon

    In partnership with Radio Canada International and Radio France

    Medi 1

    Marocco
               

    International Mediterranean radio – bilingual (French and Arabic)

    BBC Arabic

    United Kingdom

    The Arab section of the BBC, UK public radio

    Radio Tunis

    Tunisia

    National radio – Arabic and French

  • Chinese
    Name Country Type

    Fairchild Radio

    Canada

    Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary – choice of English or Chinese interface

    CRHK

    China

    Hong Kong

    RTHK

    China

    Radio Television Hong Kong

    CRI Radio China International

    China

    Multilingual: broadcasts in 43 languages.

  • Spanish
    Name Country Type

    RTVE Radio Televisión Española

    Spain

    Spain’s national public broadcaster

    TeleMadrid

    Spain

    Madrid

    Radio Centro

    Mexico

    Mexico
  • French
    Name Country Type

    RTBF
    (Radio and TV for the Franco-Belgian community)
     

    Belgium

    Operates several other stations, such as La Première, RTBF International and VivaCité

    Radio-Canada

    Canada

    Canada’s national public broadcaster

    CHOQ.FM
    (UQAM Web radio)

    Canada

    Université du Québec à Montréal student radio.

    CIBL

    Canada

    Montréal – Francophone community radio

    CISM

    Canada

    Université de Montréal student radio

    Radio Ville-Marie

    Canada

    Addresses current human, social and spiritual issues of importance

    Info 690

    Canada

    News radio – Canada

    Radio France

    France

    Radio that operates other stations, such as France Inter and France Culture

    Radio France internationale

    France

    RFI has 1,000 employees: 400 journalists and a network of 350 international correspondants; broadcasts in French and 17 other languages. In 2005, had an audience of 44 million List ofners worldwide.

    Lagardère active publicité

    France

    Radio that operates several other stations, such as Europe 1, and several television stations

    Radio Suisse Romande

    Suisse

    Operates several stations

  • Greek
    Name Country Type

    CHIR
               

    Canada

     Toronto – Internet only

    CIRV
               

    Canada

    Toronto

    Fairchild Radio

    Canada

    Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary

    CKCU

    Canada

    Ottawa 

    CFMB

    Canada

    Montréal – broadcasts in more than 20 languages

    CHIN

    Canada

    Toronto 

    Hellenic Radio

    Greece

    Operates several stations

    Ραδιόφωνο on line

    Greece 

    Operates several stations

  • Italian
    Name Country Type

    Rai.it

    Italy

    Radio and television broadcaster

    Radio Roma

    Italy

    Rome 

  • Multilingual
    Name Country Type

    BBC Radio

    Britain

    Britain’s national public service broadcaster – broadcasts in 33 languages

    Radio Centre-Ville  (CINQFM)

    Canada

    Montréal – multilingual community radio station

  • Vietnamese
    Name Country Type

    The Voice of Vietnam (VOV)

    Vietnam

    Launched on Sept. 7, 1945, VOV operates four specialty stations: VOV1 – News and current events; VOV2 - Culture and Society; VOV3 – Music-Information-Commentary and VOV4 – Minority Culture