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Journalist facing heavy fine for allegedly making news item for non-existent show 14.08.2017

Journalist facing heavy fine for allegedly making news item for non-existent show

Journalist Katsyaryna Andreyeva got two administrative  protocols in the mail.

09.08.2017

Freelance journalist Kastus Zhukovski has been hospitalized in the toxicological department after the attack

Kastus Zhukovski spent a night in the toxicological department of the hospital. The policeman drew up a protocol on the attack on journalists.

04.08.2017

Homiel: Freelance Journalist Kastus Zhukouski Received another Police Report on Administrative Offense for His Professional Work

The police have handed over the 6th report on administrative offense to a freelance journalist Kastus Zhukouski since the beginning of this year.

03.08.2017

The Least Open Governmental Institutions for Journalists – the Operational and Analytical Centre, the Ministry of Information and the KGB

They are followed by the Council of the Republic, the Ministry of Defense and the Presidential Administration.

27.07.2017

How Much Journalists and Editors Earn in Belarus Regions

Baj.by has viewed vacancies and salary offers in regional state and non-state mass media.

The Ambassador of Germany about the Media Influence, Information Security, and the Future for Eastern Europe 26.07.2017

The Ambassador of Germany about the Media Influence, Information Security, and the Future for Eastern Europe

The Ambassador of Germany to Belarus Peter Dettmar has been interviewed by the Belarusian Association of Journalists. The BAJ Press Service officers inquired the Ambassador about the future of Eastern Europe, the information security and the influence of new media on the public opinion.

24.07.2017

Fines to Journalists for Violating Article 22.9 of the Administrative Code (Chart) (Updated)

Names of journalists, judges, dates, sums of fines imposed on journalists in 2014 - 2016 for administrative article 22.9 (unlawful production and distribution of mass media products).

What Belarus and Brussels Discuss in Human Rights 21.07.2017

What Belarus and Brussels Discuss in Human Rights

On July 20, another round of the dialogue on human rights took place in Brussels with the participation of official representatives and civil society. BAJ chairperson Andrei Bastunets told press service of BAJ what issues had been raised.

21.07.2017

Police Handcuffs a Freelancer to a Tree

Today, the Soviet district court of Homel has heard the case of blogger Maxim Philipovich: he is being accused of violating the media law by “substituting state mass media”. During a break between court hearings, the police attached the freelancer Kastus Zhukouski with handcuffs to a tree “for disobedience”.

19.07.2017

Belsat TV cameraman facing 590 USD fine

Minsk department for combating economic crime has drawn up a report on “Belsat” cameraman Alyaksandr Barazenka “for violation of copyright, related rights and patent” (Article 9.21). Now he faces a fine of from 460 to 1,150 BYN.