The founding day of KRT is October 14 1945, the same day President Kim Il Sung delivered an historic speech on his triumphant return after the liberation of the country. Radio broadcasts are divided into Central Radio, Pyongyang Radio, FM Radio broadcasts and Voice of Korea which has 9 foreign language services. Pyongyang Radio and Voice of Korea have also their online websites. KRT launched its first TV broadcast on 3 March 1963.
Television broadcasts are presently transmitted via four channels: Central Television, Ryongnamsan Television, Sports Television and Mansudae Television Channels. The expansion of the Central Television Channel, started his HD TV service on December 2017 and transmitted via satellite, covers all over the world. KRT established relations with many foreign broadcasting organizations and looks forward to strengthen more international partnership.