Media Contacts Database List and Directory, Colombia


Data Type: All
Area / Location: Colombia
No. of Records: 700 Approx.
File Type: CSV



Media in Colombia refers to media available in Colombia consisting of several different types of communications media: television, radio, cinemanewspapers, magazines, and Internet-based Web sites. The first newspaper published in Colombia was La Bagatela. In Colombia, the most read and influential newspaper is El Tiempo, which also has the highest newspaper circulation in the country. The country has three major national radio networks: Radiodifusora Nacional de Colombia, a state-run national radio; Caracol Radio and RCN Radio.

Colombia has five national and many local and regional television channels. The National Television Commission oversees television programming. National Radio and Television of Colombia (Radio Televisión Nacional de Colombia —RTVC), Colombia’s public broadcaster, oversees three national television stations (one public-commercial, one institutional, and one educational).

Database Particulars:

Cable network 6
Industry research organization 1
Magazine, consumer 121
Magazine, customer/inflight 1
Magazine, news and business 8
Magazine, regional bureau 2
Magazine, regional edition 2
Magazine, trade/technical 33
News Agency/Wire service 13
Newspaper 278
Online broadcaster 2
Online news source 20
Online publication 20
Organization 3
Publication, academic/scientific 4
Radio program 21
Radio station 73
Special section 33
Syndicated column 1
Television network 14
Television production company 3
Television program 19
Television station 12
Television, foreign bureau 2
Grand Total 692

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