NewsLetter DailyWeekly
My HanCinema | Sign up, Why ? Your E-mail   Password    Auto| Help
HanCinema :: The Korean Movie and Drama Database, discover the South Korean cinema and drama diversity Contact HanCinema HanCinema on TwitterFaceBook HanCinema PageHanCinema on Twitter

Arirang TV Enters U.K. with 24-Hour Channel

2016/10/02 | Permalink | Source

Arirang TV began broadcasting in the U.K. on Tuesday via British satellite stations Sky UK and Freesat.

Some 6.6 million households there can now watch the English-language channel at all hours of the day and night. This now makes Arirang TV available in 106 countries.

"The channel will spread Korean culture not only with K-pop or beauty programs but also with traditional Korean music and arts", CEO Moon-Jae-wan said. "We expect the channel to spread Korean culture in the U.K. and also to help build up a favorable image globally". 

Arirang TV is planning to localize its content by region starting next year, marking its 20th anniversary.

In America and Europe, it will expand its news programs focused on security and economic issues while focusing on Korean pop culture content like music and dramas in Asia.

Attention You're reading the news with potential spoilers, make them spoiler free, dismiss



 Previous news

Subscribe to HanCinema Pure to remove ads from the website (not for episode and movie videos) for US$0.99 monthly or US$7.99 yearly (you can cancel anytime). The first step is to be a member, please click here : Sign up, then a subscribe button will show up.


Remove ads

Sign up




Visible, hide

Learn to read Korean in 90 minutes or less using visual associations