Dunya Independent Television and Radio Company was established on October 15, 1998 and has been operating since November 1999. It is broadcast on Channel 42. Its purpose is to ensure the abundance of operative and objective information in society, to achieve the widespread promotion of scientific, cultural and other values. The president of the company is RF Huseynov. Dunya TV broadcasts 16 hours a day. By the decision of the National Television and Radio Council dated September 15, 2005, the license for television broadcasting of the Independent Television and Radio Company "Dunya" was obtained.