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Encyclopedia > MTV Networks Asia Pacific
MTV Asia LDC
Type cable television network
Branding MTV Asia
Country  Singapore
Availability    Asia
Owner Viacom
Launch date 1995
Website www.mtvasia.com
www.mtv.com.au

MTV Networks Asia Pacific comprises three distinctly branded channels, MTV, Nickelodeon and VH1 in the asia pacific region reaching more than 300 million households. Since its inception in 1995, MTV Networks Asia Pacific has been providing localized channels for young audiences across Asia and Australia. Initially established as two MTV channels (MTV Asia and MTV Mandarin), MTV Networks businesses have crossed the continent and every delivery platform by catering to audiences with localized programming in eight different languages across ten MTV channels, eight Nickelodeon channels, four VH1 channels and numerous branded programming blocks across the Asia-Pacific region. The company’s localization initiatives were pioneering and its rapid growth in Asia significantly contributed to MTV becoming the world’s largest television network. Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Singapore. ... World map showing the location of Asia. ... This page is about the post-2005 Viacom. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ... MTV (Music Television) is an American cable television network headquartered in New York City. ... Nickelodeon South East Asia is a satellite and cable TV channel for children and teenagers. ... VH1 (VH-1: Video Hits One until 1994) is an American cable television channel that was created in January 1985 by Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment, at the time a division of Warner Communications and owners of MTV. VH1 and sister channel MTV are currently part of the MTV Networks division...


MTV Networks Asia Pacific comprises of 17 websites and 22 channels which are seen via 24-hour and and programming blocks in various parts of Asia. Unlike the European and Latin American divisions, which are regulated by the headquarters' country main regulating body, the MTV Networks Asia channels are regulated by the individual country's regulation body.

Contents

MTV Networks Asia Pacific Divisions

  • MTV Networks Asia - Managing Director - Frank Brown
  • MTV Networks Australia - Managing Director - Dave Sibley
  • MTV Networks India - Managing Director - Amit Jain
  • MTV Networks New Zealand - Managing Director - Chris Keely

Channels Operated by MTV Networks Asia

MTVs official logo MTV (Music Television) India is the Indian subsidiary of MTV, a cable television network headquartered in New York. ... MTV JAPAN (Music Television Japan) is an cable television network based in Japan. ... MTV New Zealand is a New Zealand music channel. ... MTVs official logo MTV (Music Television) Pakistan or IM-MTV Asia is the Pakistani subsidiary of MTV, a cable television network headquartered in New York. ... MTV Philippines is a 24-hour Music/Entertainment television network, owned by All Youth Channel, Inc. ... MTVs official logo MTV Southeast Asia is a 24-hour Music/Entertainment television network, owned by MTV Networks Asia, a division of Viacom. ... MTV Logo MTV Thailand is a 24-hour music and entertainment channel owned by MTV Networks Asia, a division of Viacom. ... Nickelodeon Japan (Usually called Nickelodeon, or abbreviated to Nick Japan), is a satellite/cable TV station for Japanese children, teens and adults. ... Nickelodeon New Zealand is a 24 hour TV channel for kids aged 3-14 in New Zealand. ... Nickelodeon South East Asia is a satellite and cable TV channel for children and teenagers. ...

Channels Operated by MTV Networks Australia

MTV Australia is the Australian version of MTV Music Television, a channel specialising in music and youth culture programming. ... TMF Australia, which is owned by MTV Networks Australia, was soft-launched in April, 2007 on the Optus Television Network and will allow viewers to interact with the channel via the web and mobile (3G Network) commencing on June 22, 2007. ... VH1 Australia is a music channel in Australia. ... Nickelodeon Australia is a counterpart of the Nickelodeon network in the USA. However unlike other Viacom brand stations in Australia (ie; MTV and VH1), Nickelodeon Australia is not owned by Viacom however is owned by XYZnetworks. ... Nick Jr. ...

References

  • MTV Asia's History Site

External links

  • MTV Asia
  • MTV Australia
  • MTV China (in Chinese)
  • MTV Hong Kong (in Chinese)
  • MTV India
  • MTV Japan (in Japanese)
  • MTV Korea (in Korean)
  • MTV New Zealand
  • MTV Pakistan
  • MTV Philippines
  • MTV Taiwan (in Chinese)
  • MTV Thailand (in Thai)
  • Nickelodeon Asia
  • Nickelodeon China
  • Nickelodeon Japan
  • Nickelodeon India
  • Nickelodeon South Korea

 
 

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