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Kohavision (KTV) is a Kosovan television broadcaster, and part of KOHA group. Kohavision began broadcasting in September 2000, shortly after the Kosovo War ended. The news is a very important sector, with Koha e Lajmeve, being the most watched in the country.
Kohavision was first broadcast in 2000. Since then, it has been very popular, and not just in Kosovo, but also in Albania and Albanian-speaking population of Macedonia and Montenegro. It has been developed while Veton Surroi led it. Now, Veton Surroi is a former owner of KTV, and his sister Flaka Surroi took over as the managing director. KOHA is known for owning the most read and number one newspaper in Kosovo, Koha Ditore. It all began by a 2-hour programme per day, but now it's a 24/7 programme, and KOHA is a leading media house in Kosovo.
Television in Albania was first introduced in 1960. RTSH dominated the Albanian broadcasting field up to the mid-1990s, a period when privately owned radio and TV stations started to occupy the vast empty Albanian frequencies. Transition to DTV broadcasting is stalling.
Albania at the moment has 2 national commercial television stations, 71 local stations, 83 local cable stations and two commercial multiplexes. Of all the existing national analog television stations, the public broadcaster Radio Televizioni Shqiptar (RTSH) has the greatest reach: its signal covers 80.5% of the territory, followed by Top Channel with 79% and TV Klan with 78%. However, there are also digital multiplexes but they are unaccounted for in the territorial reach figures. It could be said that the other main TV stations, based in Tirana, whose signal covers a significant part of the territory include: Ora News, News 24, Vizion Plus, A1 Report, and Albanian Screen TV. Apart from Vizion Plus TV and Albanian Screen TV, the other stations are all-news ones.
Below is a list of television stations and TV providers broadcasting in the Republic of Albania.