Radio Télévision Suisse

Radio Télévision Suisse


Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) leads its market, ahead of growing competition from some 90 channels in 2008. It is aimed at the French-speaking population of Switzerland – some 1.6 million people – and offers programming on two channels:    

  • RTS Un is a mainstream channel. The prime-time schedule showcases its major in-house productions.

  • RTS Deux complements RTS Un, with sports coverage, documentaries, arts programming and a special strand for young people.
Director Pascal Crittin
Legal form Subsidiary
Radio established in 1922
TV established in 1954
Programming output TV 2016 (hours) 24,067
Workforce total RTS 2016 (full-time equivalents) 1568
Operating expenses total RTS 2016 (million CHF) 389.2