Duterte Orders Creation of PBC (Peoples Broadcasting Corporation) Just Like BBC
President Duterte during his first SONA orders Congress to create the PBC or Peoples Broadcasting Corporation.
PBC will replace the existing PTV as the government media that will uphold quality broadcast content and cultural significance.
He mentions that BBC will come to train the existing PTV staff for the transition.
BBC or British Broadcasting Corporation is the government media of the United Kingdom.
Duterte also orders to upgarde Radyo Ng Bayan to be competitive with commercial radio stations.
He also plans to put up the first and exclusive Muslim TV channel and first Lumad Channel.
He added he will also be focusing on reinforcing a task force to prevent media killings.
And finally strengthen the whistle blower protection law.