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Jordan TV to provide free platform for parliamentary candidates
By Petra - Dec 17,2012 - Last updated at Dec 17,2012
AMMAN — Jordan Television (JTV) on Monday announced that it will give candidates in the January 23 parliamentary elections a chance to appear on air to explain their campaign platforms.
Jordan Radio and Television Corporation Director General Ramadan Rawashdeh said the candidates will have the chance to appear on TV for free.
Each candidate will have one minute to talk about his or her platform.
Jordan Television (JTV) on Saturday announced that it will give candidates at greater municipalities in the August 27 municipal elections a chance to appear on air to explain their campaign programmes.
Following is the unofficial translation of His Majesty King Abdullah’s interview with Jordan Television’s Ramadan Rawashdeh on Sunday.
State media representatives on Monday said the performance of the official press was determined largely by government policies and budgetary considerations.
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