TRT World is expanding its global distribution with Macau’s only cable TV service provider, Macau Cable TV

TRT World, Turkey’s leading international English-language news channel operated by Turkish Radio and Television Corporation is expanding its global distribution with Macau’s only cable TV service provider, Macau Cable TV (MCTV) which offers nearly 100 different channels from China, Asia and all around the globe. TRT World will be available from 15 November on majority of households and hotels in Macau.

TRT World, launched in 2015 and headquartered in Istanbul with four newsrooms located around the world, offers an alternative viewpoint on global and domestic events, challenging perceived narratives and providing a much needed new perspective on news. The channel belongs to the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, Turkey’s national public broadcaster.

Furkan Han, TRT World’s Head of Global Digital & Satellite Distribution & Partnership, said “We are proud to announce our partnership with Macau Cable TV where all their subscribers will now have access to TRT World’s premium content from news stories to award winning documentaries. TRT World’s global presence has been growing rapidly and our distribution in Asia Pacific plays a significant role in this accomplishment. Through this deal, TRT World will be reaching majority of households & hotels in Macau.”

Macau Cable TV (MCTV), founded in 2007, is the only cable TV service provider in Macau. By transferring and receiving the High Definition TV signals, MCTV provides high quality and multiple cable TV services which contain more than 100 TV channels across the world. Along with the professional team and cutting-edge system, the optical network of MCTV covers different districts throughout Macau. At present, MCTV network has covered the entire Macau, and is serving about 200k households and 35,000 hotel rooms with its extensive channel list that contains Asian, local, sports, movie, educational, documentary, cartoon, drama, and music channels.

John Chiang, Chief Commercial Officer of Macau Cable TV, stated “It’s such an honor for us to cooperate with a celebrated media corporation in Turkey. We are so proud of introducing another remarkable international channel that contains multiple contents to the audience in Macau. By joining forces with media partners across the world, MCTV continues to enhance the quantities and quality of cable TV services for all her customers.”

About TRT World

TRT World, Turkey’s first English broadcasting international news platform is launched in 2015 and headquartered in Istanbul, with four newsrooms and an extensive global bureau network covering major regions and hot spots. Strategically designed to maximize its global reach, it is broadly available in all major English-speaking territories and can be accessed via traditional media, including free-to-air, cable and satellite, and other digital platforms, including mobiles, desktops and social media. A distinctive voice to the global news landscape, this is TRT World.

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Phone: +90 212 326 30 00