Supercom presented study on compliance of the media law

The Superintendency of Communication (SuperCom) presented on February 11 the results of a study on compliance of the Law of Communications, performed to 31 media. For this study, the daily programming of 12 radios and 9 television channels was monitored, as well as the daily...

14 overseers are designated for the election of audiences and readers defenders

14 are the selected overseers to monitor the merits and opposition election of 61 defenders of audiences and readers of the media nationwide, established by the actual Communications Law. Throughout the country “14 enrollments were registered: 8 in Guayas; 3 in Pichincha; 1...

Sharing ¨unpublished music¨ would be one of the changes in the Communications Law

The Superintendent of Information, Carlos Ochoa, announced that the reforms to the Communications Law his institution will request to the Assembly will established the diffusion of a percentage of “unpublished music” in certain media. “One of the reforms that I...

Media representatives came together to discuss with the CPC their employment status

  Yesterday, August 26, the Citizen Participation Council (CPC) organized a meeting, which was attended by about 30 representatives of the media to know and discuss their proposals against the development of regulations to be selected. The contest of the candidates to audience...

Fernando Alvarado shares experiences and views on the media in a forum

During the `II Conference of Freedom of Expression and Media Law’ of the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaiso (PUCV) in Chile, the Secretary of Communication of the Presidency Fernando Alvarado, shared the “experiences” that some officials lived with...

Supercom refutes daily Hoy that due to LOC it has stopped printing copies

The suspension of the print publication of the daily Hoy was be reflected by Article 90 of the Organic Law of Communication (LOC for its Spanish acronym), which requires the diffusion of print run on their front pages, according to the Superintendency of Communication (Supercom)....

Following the LOC anniversary, two forums that highlighted its achievements were conducted

Two forums that addressed issues of communication were conducted yesterda, due to the year in force that complies today (June 25) the Organic Law of Communication (LOC). The Superintendency and the Regulation Council, entities created by law, evaluated the first year as positive....

After one year of the LOC coming into force, redistribution of media frequencies are not fulfilled

Despite one year of the Organic Communications Law (LOC by its Spanish acronym) into effect, the redistribution of radio and television frequencies by 33% for the state, 33% for the private sector and 34% for the community still does not apply. By constitutional mandate, in...