February 25 , 2011

CABLE TV to carry Dragon TV


(Hong Kong, February 25, 2011) Hong Kong Cable Television Limited (CABLE TV) announced today that Dragon TV will be carried on CABLE TV’s Basic Channel 21 commencing February 28, 2011.

Dragon TV is a 24-hour Mandarin channel with Chinese subtitle delivering over five hours of daily live news through its strategic partnership with the Xinhua News Agency. Besides global and local news, it also offers a diverse range of programmes spanning from finance, features, variety, children’s entertainment, English language, culture, cooking, movies and drama series to satisfy the needs of viewers in different age groups, culture and educational levels.

Welcoming the launch of Dragon TV on CABLE TV, Vincent Cheung, Senior Vice President, Subscription Services of CABLE TV said, “we are delightful to welcome the landing of Dragon TV on our network. Not only its diversified and marvellous programmes further strengthen our News and Entertainment programming platform, they also enrich the choices for our subscribers.”

Dragon TV’s flagship programmes include “1 out of 100” and “Happiness Cube”.

? “1 out of 100” As a pioneer of originating love-dating program in China, Dragon TV has produced “1 out of 100” program inviting 3 ladies and 100 gentlemen regularly each time to show up in program for sake of making perfect matches among them. After this program has successfully become popular, other regional broadcasters followed Dragon TV to run another similar programs in their regions. It has driven the wave of love-dating reality show popularity across the regions.

? “Happiness Cube” “Happiness Cube” is a newly launched program this year providing a medium for the guests to express their internal feelings freely in the “glass house” and the psychologist would help them solve their problems simultaneously.

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