Public broadcasters around the globe face money, creative challenges

Public broadcasters from around the world are meeting this week in Singapore, and so far two major themes have emerged – digital technology and money. Matteo Maggiore, Controller of International Policy at the British Broadcasting Corporation spoke about investing and even surviving in a difficult financial atmosphere. "The problem is, of course, the financial straits that all public sectors in the UK and elsewhere is facing these days, and that puts a lot of financial pressure on the BBC," said Maggiore, according to the Straits Times. "The main challenge will be to sustain the resources for an investment that has…