Valencia closes regional broadcaster after court refuses layoffs

RTVV will close with immediate effect, announced the Valencian regional government tonight, as it is “financially impossible” to keep it open. The shock announcement came hours after the Valencia labour courts rejected a government plan to layoff over a thousand workers at the publically owned broadcaster. The Generalitat says it costs them 72 million euros a month just to pay salaries at the broadcaster, and if it has to bring back the fired workers it Continue reading Valencia closes regional broadcaster after court refuses layoffs