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Rapid TV News is delighted to announce that Tammy Fellows has been appointed Commercial Manager of Rapid TV News.

Rapid TV News is delighted to announce that Tammy Fellows has been appointed Commercial Manager of Rapid TV News.

Rapid TV News is delighted to break new ground by launching a new editorial page in the Italian language.

Rapid TV News is proud to announce a working partnership with leading Brazilian television publication Tela Viva, the region's leading events organiser and supplier of Portuguese language information.

This week saw the Sunday publishing of Rapid TV News.

Graham Pitman, Publisher, said:"We have been mindful for quite some time of
the increasing Rapid TV News readership on a Sunday. For many media
professionals, Sunday is a normal work day and as Rapid TV News is
internationally very popular, we are now better able to serve that
readership demand

Rapid TV News is again leading the way, unveiling a new daily editorial page for our Mandarin speaking Chinese audience around the World.

Rapid TV News, the leading international news service for the broadcasting industry, now features a French language section, extending the online resource to four languages.

The French section reports stories for and about the media market in France, written and edited by Rapid TV News' French correspondent Pascale Paoli-Lebailly.  The latest launch follows language sections in German and Spanish.

Editor Joe O'Halloran said: "This is another important step we've taken as we continue to lead the field in understanding and reporting the broadcasting industry, especially new media, around the world. France is a huge market featuring all kinds of developments, especially in  IPTV and OTT services, so it is a logical move to devote a section to that country in its own language."

Graham Pitman, Publisher comments, "RapidTVNews has undergone some truly significant improvements in the past couple of months. With a new and highly experienced editor, as well as a strong professional team of journalists and other personnel, the development of international language sections and greatly improved story count sets us apart from other publications in terms of quality and relevance."

"We're determined to produce the best international news service for today's media age, sharing stories across more languages and from more countries. Our readership is growing all the time and Rapid TV News is now read in 168 countries."

Click here for more information on the French TV market.

The Spanish TV market is one of the most important in all of Europe, a country of diverse culture that has a huge appetite for TV in all its forms. Come and be a part of this exclusive event  on Thursday 21 October at the Westin Palace Hotel, Madrid, where you can find out exactly what's happening in Spain's 's TV industry and what new technologies and services will dominate.

Topics to be discussed include

  • 3D
  • HD
  • Regulation
  • Content protection and DRM
  • IPTV
  • OTT video
  • Future business models
  • TV and Internet convergence
To register and for more information, click here.

This week sees Rapid TV News unveil another forward moving initiative, a German language section. Prepared by Jorn Krieger, the page features many stories for and about Germany.  Editor Joe O'Halloran said, "Germany is an important and very big marketplace for television. With the changeover to digital and the many new technologies coming forward to deliver video and entertainment, it is important that we deliver local language pages to offer choice to our growing audiences." Graham Pitman, Publisher says "We have created new elements within Rapid TV News to support its global appeal and also to be more empathetic with the larger language reader and commercial groups, something that no other publication is doing."

Rapid TV News is pleased to announce that it continues to grow, both in terms of geographical reach and the quality of its readership and content.  As well as being widely read in 156 countries, throughout September 2010 Rapid TV News gained substantially more unique new readers (source: Google) and increased its page views greatly.  Increases in the geographical location of professional journalistic resources, story count and more original content, has resulted in the daily mail-out appreciating significantly since August 2010.  A greater proportion of industry professionals are choosing to read Rapid TV News on-line and in terms of quality and reach, Rapid TV News is delivering the best value industry news for its readers and clients alike.

Rapid TV News is now being read in 152 countries around the world and has an increasing readership base as well as new unique visitors month on month, reported by Google Analytics.

Editor Joe O'Halloran says, "Indeed we are making great progress and have created a publication that is reaching around the World. We have increased the number and range of stories and our readership appeal is growing. Doing more for our readers and our clients is important commitment we have."

Graham Pitman, Publisher said, "Now that we have a strong professional team of journalists, our business target is to become the number one publication of choice, delivered in an economic way, constantly updated material that meets the needs of today's media professionals."