RTL CBS Adds Singapore Carriage Deal

Under the Dome

New Asian channel lands in third territory

BUSAN — The new RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network HD is to be broadcast to IPTV customers in Singapore following a deal with the country’s SingTel.

Singapore will be the third territory for the pay-TV channel, following its debut last month in Malaysia and Thailand.

SingTel’s mio TV platform will offer it at no additional charge as part of its Family+ package. The channel features reality shows such as “The X Factor USA” and “America’s Got Talent;” entertainment news from “Entertainment Tonight,” and top rated US series such as “Elementary” and the upcoming “Under the Dome” (pictured.)

Formed in July 2007, mio TV has signed up over 400,000 customers and offers over 100 channels.

A joint venture formed in August 2013 involving Europe’s RTL Group, and the U.S.’s CBS Studios International, RTL CBS Asia Entertainment aims to have it channels operate in 20 Asian markets.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More TV News from Variety

Loading