Tag Archive: Television network

Sep 28

Regional News Channels In India

Tweet Sex scandals, false allegations, violence and the drama surrounding these news stories form the essence of today’s Indian (Telugu language) regional news channels. The new mantra for the news channels is to compete for TRP’s rather than report objectively. With over 50 regional news channels and the number growing, the competition is only getting …

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Aug 27

China plans to merge 1,000 broadcasters: State Media

Tweet China plans to merge about 1,000 regional radio and television networks into a single national cable television network company, state media reported Wednesday. The State Administration of Radio, Film and Television, or SARFT, said the new company would be formed by year’s end and would expand into mobile TV and online videos, the China …

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Aug 04

AETN, Network18 Group Joint Venture

Tweet A&E Television Networks, LLC (AETN) and Network18 Group have reached an agreement to form a joint venture AETN-18 India. According to BSE filing, AETN-18 will launch HISTORY TM, BIOTM and other popular AETN channels in the Indian market. The joint venture between Network18 Group (51%) and AETN (49%) will be based in Mumbai. The …

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Jul 02

China’s Xinhua launches global English TV channel

Tweet China’s official Xinhua news agency today launched a 24-hour global English television news service aimed in part at counterbalancing foreign views of the country, AFP reports. The CNC World news channel marks the latest effort by China’s government to expand the reach of its news outlets worldwide. CNC, which stands for China Xinhua News …

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