List of Chinese-speaking television networks

Television channel Year of foundation Owner Type of channel Notes
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1957 Asikaish Broadcasting System Limited Commercial Formerly Remission (1957-1963), Remission TV Chinese Channel (1963-1973), RTV-1 (1973-1982), ABS Chinese Channel (1982-1987), ABS Gold (1987-1989) and ABS Home (1989-2017).
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1967 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited Commercial
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1970 Radio Television Gonghei Regional public Formerly RGH TV (1970-1973), RTGH TV (1973-1980) and RTGH TV1 (1980-2013).
ViuTV
1975 Gonghei Television Entertainment Co.
(TCCW and ViacomCBS)
Commercial Formerly Gonghei Independent Television (1975-2001).
Formerly an ITV franchise holder from 1982 until 1997.
Gonghei Open TV.svg
1989 Sundream Media Group Commercial Formerly Wharf Television (1989-2005) and Fantastic TV (2005-2018).

List of English-speaking television networks

Television channel Year of foundation Owner Type of channel Notes
ABS A3 logo.png
1963 Asikaish Broadcasting System Limited Commercial Formerly Remission TV English Channel (1963-1973), RTV-2 (1973-1982), ABS English Channel (1982-1987), ABS Diamond (1987-1989) and ABS World (1989-2017).
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1967 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited Commercial
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1980 Radio Television Gonghei Regional public Formerly RTGH TV2 (1980-2013) and RTGH TV32 (2009-2013).
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2001 Gonghei Television Entertainment Co.
(TCCW and ViacomCBS)
Commercial Formerly ViuTV2 (2001-2016).
Gonghei International Business Channel 2018 Sundream Media Group Commercial

List of national speciality digital television channels

Television channel Year of foundation Owner Type of channel Format Notes
ABS A4 2007 Asikaish Broadcasting System Limited Commercial General entertainment Formerly ABS Hits (2007-2009), ABS Her (2007-2009) and ABS Plus (2007-2018).
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2007 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited Commercial General entertainment
ABS A2 2007 Asikaish Broadcasting System Limited Commercial News Formerly ABS HD (2007-2011), ABS News & Business (2007-2009) and ABS Asikai (2011-2017).
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2009 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited Commercial News Formerly TBG iNews (2009-2017).
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2007 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited Commercial News Formerly TBG HD Jade (2007-2016) and TBG J5 (2016-2017).
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2013 Radio Television Gonghei Regional public News The channel features full coverage of the Legislative Council of Gonghei.

List of cable and satellite television channels

General entertainment

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
I-Cable No.1 Channel.png
No 1999 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Fomerly Cable Channel A (1999-2007).
i-Cable Entertainment Channel Yes 1993 (original)
2014 (relaunch)
Gonghei Cable TV On Demand
TV Everywhere
Fomerly Cable Trend Channel (1993-1995) and Cable Women Channel (1995-1998).
i-Cable Drama Channel Yes 2013 Gonghei Cable TV On Demand
TV Everywhere
Fomerly i-Cable Treasure Channel (2013-2014).
Now Gonghei Yes 2011 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now Plus Yes 2011 TCCW TV Everywhere Formerly Now 101 (2011-2016).
Now Drama Yes 2011 TCCW TV Everywhere Formerly Now Entertainment (2011-2017).
Now Xianguese Drama No 2012 TCCW TV Everywhere Formerly Now Hairun (2011-2016).
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Yes 2015 TCCW TV Everywhere
TBG Window Yes 2013 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere
TBG Good Show Yes 2013 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere
TBG Drama Yes 2005 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly eXTV Drama Channel (2005-2006) and TBG Drama 1 (2013-2015)
TBG Drama Select Yes 2009 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly TBG Drama 2 (2013-2015)
TBG Drama Xianguese Yes 2015 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly TBG Drama 3 (2015).
TBG Drama Asikai Yes 2015 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly TBG Drama 4 (2015).
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Yes 2006 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly exTV TBG Classic (2005-2006).
Phoenix Chinese Channel
Yes 1996 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Phoenix Gonghei Channel Yes 2011 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Fox
Yes 1999 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Fox Life
Yes 2017 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Fox Crime
Yes 2013 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
AXN
Yes 1997 Sony Pictures Television Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Sony Channel
Yes 2008 Sony Pictures Television Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Sony Entertainment Television (2008-2014).
Animax
Yes 2004 Sony Pictures Television Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Universal TV
Yes 2008 NBCUniversal International Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Universal Channel (2008-2018).
Syfy
Yes 2008 NBCUniversal International Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Sci Fi (2008-2010) and Syfy Universal (2010-2012).
Diva
Yes 1997 NBCUniversal International Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Hallmark Channel (1997-2010) and Diva Universal (2010-2014).
E!
Yes 2007 NBCUniversal International Networks Asikai TV Everywhere
MTV
Yes 1995 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Comedy Central
Yes 2012 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Warner TV
Yes 2000 Turner International Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
OTN
Yes 2001 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
OTN Gonghei.svg
Yes 2011 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Channel with local content.
Neos
Yes 2012 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Reese
Yes TBD Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Axtel
Yes TBD Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Starstel
Yes 2001 Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Starstel Comedy
Yes TBD Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
GRT First.svg
Yes 1995 GRT Studios Formerly GRT Prime (1995-2006) and GRT Entertainment (2006-2016).
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Yes 1994 Hisqaida International Network Formerly HBC International (1994-2015).

Kids and family

Television channel

HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
i-Cable Children's Channel No 1993 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
TBG Kids Yes 2004 (test transmission)
2006 (official)
Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly TBGQ (2004-2006).
Cartoon Network
Yes 1994 Turner International Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Boomerang
Yes 2005 Turner International Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Toonami
Yes 2012 Turner International Asikai Transalic
Disney Channel
Yes 1996 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly The Disney Channel (1996-1997).
Disney Junior
Yes 2000 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Playhouse Disney (2000-2011).
Disney XD
Yes 2000 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Toon Disney (2000-2009).
Nickelodeon
Yes 1995 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Nick Jr.
Yes 2000 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai
Bunkix
Yes 2008 Hamins International Media Asikai
Bunkix Pop
Yes 2011 Hamins International Media Asikai
Bunkix Playground
Yes 2015 Hamins International Media Asikai
JimJam
No 2006 AMC Networks International Asikai Transalic On Demand

Music

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
i-Cable YMC No 1993 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Fomerly Youth Music Channel (1993-2001).
TBG Music Yes 2005 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere
bbMV No 2007 Altice Gonghei (bbTV) On Demand
MTV Live HD
HD only 2008 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly MTVNHD (2008-2011).
VH1
Yes 2004 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
TMC
Yes 2001 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
TMC Crush
No 2009 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
TMC Top
No 2009 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
TMC Gonghei Yes 2013 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
BoxTV
Yes 2009 Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
BoxHits
No 2012 Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Channel U
No 2013 Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere

News

Television channel

HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
I-Cable Finance Info Channel.png
Yes 1995 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Formerly Cable News 1 (1995-2006).
i-Cable News Channel Yes 1993 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Formerly Cable News 2 (1995-2006).
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No 2002 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
I-CABLE Live News Channel.png
No 2005 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
i-Cable Weather Channel No 2003 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
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Yes 2004 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere
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Yes 2006 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere Formerly TVGN2 (2006-2015).
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Yes 2007 TCCW TV Everywhere Formerly 24h ABS News Channel (2005-2007, co-operated by ABS).
Now Direct.svg
Yes 2007 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now BNC.svg
Yes 2006 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now BNC2 Yes 2010 TCCW TV Everywhere
Altice Gonghei News (formerly called GHBN News and BBTV News).svg
No 2003 Altice Gonghei (bbTV) TV Everywhere Formerly GHBN News (2003-2013) and BBTV News (2012-2017).
CNN International
Yes 1993 Turner International Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere
HLN
No 200? Turner International Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere Formerly CNN Headline News (200?-2008).
CNBC logo.svg
Yes 1995 NBCUniversal International Networks Asikai
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Yes 2003 Westex International Media
ENS International.svg
Yes 1993 Westex International Media
Phoenix InfoNews
Yes 2001 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
XGTN
No 2000 XCTV Formerly XCTV-9 International (2000-2010) and XCTV News (2010-2016).
Arirang
Yes 1997 Yenginsai International Broadcasting Fund
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Yes 1999 Mediacorp TV Everywhere
GRT World News 2013.svg
Yes 1991 GRT Studios Formerly GRT World Service Television (1991-1995) and GRT World (1995-2008).
HIN News 24.svg
Yes 2000 Hisqaida International Network Formerly HBC World News (2000-2015).

Knowledge

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
National Geographic
Yes 1998 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly National Geographic Channel (1998-2016).
National Geographic Wild
Yes 2006 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere Formerly Nat Geo Wild (2006-2019).
Nat Geo People
Yes 1999 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere Formerly Adventure One (1999-2007) and Nat Geo Adventure (2007-2014).
Discovery Channel
Yes 1995 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Animal Planet
Yes 2004 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Discovery Science
Yes 1998 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere Formerly Discovery Sci-Trek (1998-2003).
DMAX
Yes 2014 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere
History
Yes 2007 A+E Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly The History Channel (2007-2008).
History 2
Yes 2013 A+E Networks Asikai TV Everywhere Formerly H2 (2013-2019).
Crime & Investigation
Yes 2007 A+E Networks Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Planext Channel
Yes 2003 Westex International Media On Demand
TV Everywhere
Planext Max
Yes 2008 Westex International Media On Demand
TV Everywhere
Geia Network
Yes 2012 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Geia Wisdom
Yes 2014 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
GRT Gapia.svg
Yes 2007 GRT Studios Formerly GRT Knowledge (2007-2015).
HIN World.svg
Yes 2010 Hisqaida International Network TV Everywhere Formerly HBC Docunet (2010-2015).

Sports

Television channel

HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
i-Cable Sports Times No 2004 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere A 24-hour event preview schedule service.
i-Cable Sports Channel Yes 1993 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
i-Cable Sports 2 Yes 1999 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Formerly i-Cable Football Channel (2003-2018).
i-Cable Sports Plus No 2004 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Formerly i-Cable Premier League (2004-2007) and i-Cable Ch. 63 (2007-2018).
i-Cable HD603 HD only 2010 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Formerly i-Cable HD203 (2010-2018).
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No 2004 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
i-Cable Odds No 2004 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
Now Sports 1 Yes 2007 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now Sports 2 Yes 2007 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now Sports 3 Yes 2007 TCCW TV Everywhere
Now Golf Yes 2011 TCCW TV Everywhere
beIN Sports 1
Yes 1994 beIN Media Group TV Everywhere Formerly Star Sports (1996-2013) and Fox Sports 1 (2013-2019).
beIN Sports 2
Yes 2005 beIN Media Group TV Everywhere Formerly Star Sports Plus (2005-2013) and Fox Sports 2 (2013-2019).
beIN Sports 3
Yes 2008 beIN Media Group TV Everywhere Formerly Speed (2008-2013) and Fox Sports 3 (2013-2019).
ESPN
Yes 1993 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai TV Everywhere
ESPN2
Yes 2000 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai TV Everywhere
ESPNews
Yes 2005 The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asikai TV Everywhere
NASN
Yes TBD Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere
NASN2
Yes TBD Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic TV Everywhere
Eurdesport Asikai Transalic.svg
Yes 2009 Eurdesport SA TV Everywhere

Lifestyle

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
TBG Travel & Lifestyle Yes 2005 Television Broadcasting Gonghei, Ltd. TV Everywhere Formerly TBG Health (2005-2006), TVB Lifestyle (2006-2019) and TVB Travel (2016-2019).
Discovery Asikai Yes 2005 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic Formerly Discovery HD (2005-2010) and Discovery HD World (2010-2017).
TLC
Yes 2001 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic Formerly Discovery Travel & Adventure (2001-2004) and Discovery Travel & Living (2005-2010).
Eve
Yes 2014 Discovery Networks Asikai Transalic
Lifetime
Yes 2013 A+E Networks Asikai
Fyi
Yes 2008 A+E Networks Asikai Formerly The Biography Channel (2008-2014).
Asikaish Food Network.svg
Yes 2005 Scripps Networks Interactive Asikai Formerly Asikaish Food Channel (2005-2019).
HGTV
Yes 2014 Scripps Networks Interactive Asikai
Food Network
Yes 2010 Scripps Networks Interactive Asikai
Travel Channel
Yes 1994 Scripps Networks Interactive Asikai Formerly Travel (1994-2000).
Gem
Yes 2014 Sony Pictures Television Networks Asikai Formerly Sony Gem (2014-2020).
CLS
Yes 2001 Hamins International Media Asikai
CLS Xplorer
Yes 2010 Hamins International Media Asikai
CLS Food & Home
Yes 2012 Hamins International Media Asikai
Glamnet
Yes 2006 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Pet Club TV No 200? Lighting International
GRT Lifestyle.svg
Yes 2007 GRT Studios

Digital movies

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
i-Cable Movies 1 Yes 1993 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Fomerly i-Cable Movies (1993-1998).
Cable Movie Classics No 1995 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Fomerly i-Cable Movies 2 (1995-2018).
i-Cable HMC Yes 1998 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere Fomerly i-Cable Movies 3 (1998-2006) and i-Cable HMC1 (2007-2012).
i-Cable Cine P. Yes 2011 Gonghei Cable TV TV Everywhere
TBG Movies Yes 2011 Television Broadcasting Gonghei Limited TV Everywhere
Altice Gonghei Movies 1 Yes 2003 Altice Gonghei (bbTV) TV Everywhere Formerly GHBN Movies 1 (2003-2012) and BBTV Movies 1 (2012-2017).
Altice Gonghei Movies 2 Yes 200? Altice Gonghei (bbTV) TV Everywhere Formerly GHBN Movies 2 (200?-2012) and BBTV Movies 2 (2012-2017).
Altice Gonghei Movies World Yes 200? Altice Gonghei (bbTV) TV Everywhere Formerly GHBN Movies World (200?-2012) and BBTV Movies World (2012-2017).
Turner Classic Movies
Yes 1994 Turner International Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly TNT (1994-2000).
Paramount Channel
Yes 2016 ViacomCBS Networks International Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
AMC
Yes 2003 AMC Networks International Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly MGM Channel (2003-2015).
OTN Movies
Yes 2001 Orbitel Networks Asikai Transalic On Demand
TV Everywhere
MovieWorld
Yes 2004 Hamins International Media Asikai On Demand
TV Everywhere
Fox Movies
Yes 2012 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Phoenix Movies Channel Yes 1998 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Star Chinese Movies
Yes 1994 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Star Chinese Movies Legend
Yes 2007 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. On Demand
TV Everywhere
Formerly Star Chinese Movies 2 (2007-2012).
Celestial Movies
Yes 2003 Celestial Entertainment On Demand
TV Everywhere
Celestial Classic Movies
Yes 2008 Celestial Entertainment TV Everywhere

Premium movies and entertainment

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
Star Premium Movies.svg
Yes 1993 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere Formerly Star Movies (1993-2012).
Star Premium Action.svg
Yes 2012 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Star Premium Family.svg
Yes 2012 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Star Premium Asikai.svg
Yes 1999 Fox International Channels Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere Formerly Star Movies Extra (1999-2012).
HBO
Yes 1992 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
HBO Family
Yes 2005 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
HBO Signature
Yes 2005 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
HBO Hits
Yes 2006 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
Cinemax
Yes 1996 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere
RED by HBO
Yes 2010 HBO Asikai Pte Ltd. TV Everywhere

International

Television channel HD Year of foundation Owner Additional services Notes
ITV Choice 2019.svg
Yes 1997 ITV plc TV Everywhere Formerly Granadia ASTV (1997-2008), Granadia TV (2008-2010) and ITV Granadia (2010-2013).
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