HONG KONG — The History Channel and Crime & Investigation Network will air in Southeast Asia starting June 15, according to AETN All Asia Networks, a Singapore-based joint venture of A&E Television Networks and Astro All Asia Networks.
The channels will be carried on Astro in Malaysia and Brunei and on StarHub in Singapore; in Thailand, the History Channel will air on TrueVision.
Both webs will air in languages appropriate to the respective region. Languages will include Bahasa Malaysia, Bahasa Indonesia and, later, Thai and Chinese. The channels also will include local acquisitions and productions.