Press releases

  • RT - SAMSUNG VR’S LARGEST CONTENT PARTNER IN RUSSIA
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 23, 2016 – RT, one of the global news industry’s leaders in 360-degree video content production, has become the first Russian broadcaster to join Samsung VR – an immersive video viewing platform. The channel is...
  • RT FIRST IN THE WORLD TO SHOW 360° VIDEO OF EARTH FROM OUTER SPACE
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 21, 2016 – RT presents unprecedented, never-before-seen 360-degree footage of planet Earth shot from the ‘Cupola’ module of the International Space Station, as part of its special Space 360 project. Space 360...
  • RT DELIVERS FIRST EVER 360-DEGREE VIDEO FROM SPACE
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 18, 2016 – RT is the world’s first broadcaster to release a 360-degree documentary made on board the International Space Station (ISS). A series of videos shot using cutting-edge, immersive video technology as part...
  • RT RECEIVES UN CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION AWARD FOR COVERAGE OF HISTORIC UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    MOSCOW, NOVEMBER 14 – RT was awarded a silver medal at the UNCA Awards, organized by the UN Correspondents Association, for its coverage of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015. RT correspondents streamed a...
  • A CENTURY OF WAR: RT AMERICA PRESENTS NEW DOCUMENTARY BY SEAN STONE
    WASHINGTON, DC, NOVEMBER 1, 2016 – Sean Stone, co-host of ‘Watching the Hawks’, debuts his new documentary, ‘A Century of War’, giving a historical perspective on the shift to a post-industrial society and offering...
  • RT REACHES RECORD FOUR BILLION VIEWS ON YOUTUBE
    MOSCOW, OCTOBER 27, 2016 – The total number of views on RT’s YouTube channels has exceeded four billion. RT is the absolute leader among international TV news channels, including CNN and BBC.  In total, the aggregate number of...
  • RT WINS ABU PRIZE FOR NEWS REPORTING
    MOSCOW, OCTOBER 25, 2016 – RT received its first ABU Prize – a prestigious industry award presented by the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union – for its feature story about the plight of an Afghan interpreter and former...
  • VR NEWS: RT CORR SHOOTS EXCLUSIVE PANORAMIC FOOTAGE OF WAR-TORN HOMS
    MOSCOW, OCTOBER 24, 2016 – RT published unique panoramic footage filmed in the Syrian city of Homs, devastated after years of conflict. RT’s Murad Gazdiev walks the viewers through war-ravaged streets. “The...
  • RT TAKES SEVEN LOVIE AWARDS
    MOSCOW, SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 — RT received seven trophies at the prestigious Lovie Awards – the European counterpart of the Webbys, which honors outstanding achievement in digital media. RT won three People’s Lovies based...
  • US ELECTION SPECIAL: LARRY KING, ED SCHULTZ & JESSE VENTURA HOST ELECTION 2016: WORLDWIDE ON RT
    WASHINGTON, DC, Monday, September 26, 2016 – On November 8, 2016 RT America will feature special Election Day coverage live from RT’s Washington DC, New York, Los Angeles and Berlin studios. RT America will cover the election from a global perspective, reflecting the impact of the event on the entire world, as a consequence of the United States’ political, cultural, economic and military involvement in matters across the globe.
  • RT RECEIVES FOUR NOMINATIONS FOR EUROPE’S LOVIE AWARDS
    MOSCOW, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 — RT is in the finals of the prestigious Lovie Awards – the European counterpart of the Webbys, which honors outstanding achievement in digital media – with nominations in four categories and four more...
  • RT – FOUR-TIME INTERNATIONAL EMMY FINALIST
    MOSCOW, AUGUST 9, 2016 – RT has become Russia’s first broadcaster to be nominated for the fourth time for the prestigious International Emmy Awards. RT’s series of reports covering the 70th anniversary session of the United Nations General Assembly has made it to the finals in the News category.

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