RFI, a France Médias Monde radio station
RFI is a French current affairs radio station that broadcasts worldwide in French and 12 foreign languages*. RFI is broadcast on 156 different FM frequencies in 62 different countries, via medium and short wave relays, on 30 different satellite signals throughout the world and also on the Internet and on connected applications. RFI is also broadcast in more than 1250 cities across the globe thanks to 700 partner radios. It draws on the expertise of its Paris-based editorial teams and unique global network of 400 correspondents to provide news bulletins and features which give listeners the keys to understanding the world. Some 34.5 million listeners around the world tune into RFI every week (weekly audience without extrapolation) and its new media platforms attract 8 million visits a month.
*Brazilian, Cambodian, Chinese, English, Hausa, Persian, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Vietnamese
Watch and listen to the world
France Médias Monde, the group in charge of French international broadcasting services, comprises the trilingual news channel FRANCE 24, the international radio station RFI and the Arabic-language radio station Monte Carlo Doualiya. From Paris, they broadcast to the world in 14 languages. The group’s journalists and its unique network of correspondents offer viewers and listeners comprehensive coverage of world events, with a focus on cultural diversity and contrasting viewpoints via news bulletins, reports, magazines and debates. Every week, France 24 boasts an average audience of 41.7 million viewers, RFI 34.5 million listeners and Monte Carlo Doualiya 6.7 million listeners (weekly audience - no extrapolation). Their new media platforms attract 24 million visits a month. France Médias Monde is also a shareholder and partner of the French-language general interest TV channel TV5MONDE.