Christian Broadcasting System

Christian Broadcasting System or CBS is a South Korean religious broadcasting system for Christians. The station has its own radio and TV.

CBS
TypeRadio network (1995–present)
Television network (2002–present)
Country
South Korea
FoundedApril 2, 1954; 67 years ago (1954-04-02)
HeadquartersMokdong
Broadcast area
South Korea, United States
Launch date
  • Radio: December 15, 1995; 25 years ago (1995-12-15)
  • Television: March 1, 2002; 19 years ago (2002-03-01)
Official website
www.cbs.co.kr

HistoryEdit

The station started on December 15 of 1954 for the purpose of establishing a civil religious network.[1] The broadcasting system was known for its contributions to human rights, democratization of economy,politics against dictatorship from the 1960s to the 1980s.[2] As a result,the broadcasting system was affected by the Policy for Merger and Abolition of the Press.[3] In 1992,The broadcasting system moved its head quarters to from Jongno to Mokdong[2] In 1995, the station opened the radio station CBS music fm[4] In 1998,cbs launched another radio station, cbs pyojun fm.[5] In 2002, cbs tv was launched.[6] From 2005,cbs tv also transmitted its broadcasting services to american regions[7]

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