Euronews opens Moscow office

Pascale Paoli-Lebailly ©RapidTVNews | 27-01-2012

European international news channel euronews is opening a permanent office in Moscow and has appointed Alexander Shashkov as news correspondent.
Ten years after the launch of its Russian edition, this is in line with Euronews’ international news 'hub' strategy. By setting up in Russia, Euronews wants to improve its news service from the heart of Russian current affairs and to provide editorial content devoted to the challenges of the world's geographically largest country and its 143 million inhabitants.
The channel is set to open more offices over the coming weeks.