One may tune in to Athens International Radio 104.4 FM (A.I.R.) for news updates now in 16 languages, catering to the city’s biggest immigrant communities, with local news, traffic and weather reports, as well as ideas on where to go and what to see in Athens.
One may also keep track of what’s happening in Athens and around the world with international news programmes from the BBC World Service, Radio France Internationale, Deutsche Welle, and Chinese Radio International.
Locally produced shows are broadcast Monday to Friday, in English, Russian, Albanian, German, Spanish, Italian, Arabic, French, Chinese, Bulgarian, Polish, Romanian, Tagalog, Urdu, Portugese and Japanese.
Multilingual Station Radio Filia
Foreigners around Greece may listen to news in their own language by tuning in to “Radio Filia,” at 665 AM, the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation’s (ERT) multilingual station.
Filia (Greek for ‘friendship’) – the hour-long news bulletin offering news shows in nine languages i.e. English, Albanian, Russian, Spanish, Arabic, Romanian, Bulgarian, Polish and Filipino – is now also being aired Monday through Friday from 15:00 to 16:00 on NET 105.8 FM.