Radio and Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Radio and Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Radio and Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosanskohercegovačka radiotelevizija
Type Broadcast radio, television and online
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
First air date

10 April 1945 (radio)

1 June 1961 (television)

„Dobar vjetar u leđa“

(Good wind at your back)
Revenue 315.400 BAM (2011)[1]
Broadcast area

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Worldwide via IPTV platforms (Bosna TV)
Owner Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Key people

Muhamed Bakarević
Marijo Pejić
(head of BHT 1)
Milan Trivić
(head of BH Radio 1)
Admir Đulančić

(head of MP BHRT)
Former names

RTV Sarajevo (1961–1992)
RTV BiH (1992–1995)
BHT (1995–2000)

PBS BiH (until 2004)
Radio station
BH radio 1
Callsigns BHRT
Former callsigns
"tvBiH", "BHT", "PBSBiH"
Former affiliations
Yugoslav Radio Television (JRT)
Official website

The Radio and Television of Bosnia-Herzegovina (European Broadcasting Union from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

It was known as RTVBiH (Radio-Televizija Bosne i Hercegovine) from 1992 until 1998, when it was restructured into the current service. On 1 January 1993, RTVBiH was admitted as an active member of the European Broadcasting Union. The membership was transferred to the new parental broadcasting organisation PBSBiH in 2000.

RTVBiH (and consequently BHRT) grew out of RTV Sarajevo in 1992, one of eight principal broadcasting centers of former Yugoslavia, others being RTV Ljubljana, RTV Zagreb, RTV Beograd, RTV Novi Sad, RTV Titograd, RTV Pristina, and RTV Skopje.

BHRT currently consists of three organizational units:

  • BHT 1 – National public television channel (Bosanskohercegovačka televizija), also available in HD on cable and satellite
  • BH Radio 1 – National public radio service (BH radio 1)
  • MP BHRT – Music Production of BHRT (Muzička produkcija radio-televizije BiH )

There is a public corporation in the establishment which should be consisted of all public broadcasters in Bosnia and Herzegovina:

Radio and Television of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BHRT) building in Sarajevo.

See also


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External links

  • BHRT official website
  • RTVFBiH official website
  • RTRS official website