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  • Lidia Ganeva, Bulgaria's representative in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest will perform the song Magical Day (Вълшебен ден) in the competition which will be held in Malta in November. The song was written by Vladimir Ampov-Grafa and Iliya Grigorov. Earlier this week Lidia performed 30 seconds of her song for her fellow students.

  • Australian broadcaster SBS has announced its participation in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Last year 14 year old Bella Paige made Australia's debut at the contest in Sofia, Bulgaria where she finished 8th with the song My Girls.

  • Sofiia Rol has won the Ukrainian national selection for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest and will represent the country in Malta in November. The winning song, Planet Craves For Love, won the contest, which was decided by 50% jury and 50% public votes, with 23 points.

  • Ukraine is set to choose its representative for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The show will be broadcast from Kyiv on Saturday 10th May at 11:00 CEST. National broadcaster NTU will stream the show live on YouTube. The winner will be chosen by a 50/50 combination of jury a­nd televoting.

  • Georgian Public Broadcaster (GPB) has launched national selection procedure to find the Georgian representative for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The call for entries closes on the 25th September and is open to soloists from across Georgia.

  • Alexander Minenok has been chosen to represent Belarus in the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the song Музыка моих побед (Music of my Victories). The winner was determined by a 50/50 combination of professional jury and public telephone votes. Belarus has participated in every edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest since the show was launched in 2003.

  • The Belarusian selection for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest took place in the capital Minsk. The show started at 21:00 CET and was broadcast on the main TV channel Belarus1 and satellite TV channel Belarus 24.

  • Russia has selected Sofia Fisenko as its representative in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with the song Zhivaya voda which translates as Living Water. The winner of the national selection was decided by a combination of internet and professional jury voting. The result was announced by superstar Philipp Kirkorov who co-wrote You Are The Only One, Russia's entry for the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest.

  • The finalists of the Ukrainian national selection for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest have been selected. Young artists from all around Ukraine will compete in the national final on 10th September for the chance to represent Ukraine in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest which will take place in Valletta, Malta on 20th November.

  • The Ukrainian national selection for the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest is underway. A semi-final will be held in the studios of the national broadcaster NTU on Saturday 13th August at 10:30 CET. The qualifiers will then proceed to the national final which is due to take place on 10th September. You can watch the show live on NTU's official YouTube channel.