March 31: Daystar Television Network Debuts in Hong Kong
on Basic Cable Channel 35
HONG KONG, March 27, 2008 - Daystar Television Network, the world's second largest global Faith television network has partnered with Hong Kong Cable Television Limited-one of the area's largest subscription-based cable television operators. Hong Kong Cable will provide Daystar to its viewers on Channel 35 as part of its basic cable package.
The channel will debut on March 31, and Hong Kong residents will have access to inspirational, Faith programming that features some of today's leading ministers including Joel Osteen, Joyce Meyer, T.D. Jakes and Paula White. Daystar's broadcast schedule also offers original programming including Celebration and Joni, which are hosted by Daystar Television Network founders, Joni and Marcus Lamb.
In the decade since it was founded, Daystar has grown from one Dallas-based television station-KMPX-TV-with a local audience of 4 million to an international broadcasting enterprise now available in every city in America and virtually every country in the world.
"Hong Kong Cable Television is without question the leading Cable TV provider in Asia. What a perfect fit for Daystar, the leading faith based network in the World. We are excited about this new partnership." said Steve Wilhite, senior vice president of affiliate relations domestic and international. "It has been exciting to experience the positive response from viewers worldwide through our partnerships with companies like Hong Kong Cable Television Limited."
A leading cable operator launched in 1993, Hong Kong Cable Television Limited produces more than 10,000 hours of programming a year, providing subscribers with a wide variety of top-rated programs.
ABOUT DAYSTAR TELEVISON NETWORK:
Founded in 1997 by Marcus and Joni Lamb, Daystar Television Network has become the second largest global Christian television network. Daystar operates 50 television stations in major markets across the United States and is available in every city in America and virtually every country in the world. For programming schedules, broadcast times and channels, visit www.Daystar.com.