The 2017 Best News TV Channel award went to 112 Ukraine TV channel. The ceremony took place in Kyiv, as BigData.UA rating agency awarded the Ukrainian TV channels in eleven various nominations, based on the monitoring of TV viewing by the commercial audience in Ukraine in 2017.
Over the previous year, the agency collected data about the viewing of TV channels. The viewers are the commercial audience (over 450,000 households all over the country, which enjoy the access to OTT/IPTV by all providers that participated in the research).
Big Data Awards became the first awards ceremony held by the independent rating agency BigData.UA.