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  1. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    HKTV boss Ricky Wong Wai-kay planning mobile-TV shopping channel

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 03:26am by Vivienne Chow

    ... in the city have become homogenised, largely due to high rents, and increasingly cater to mainland shoppers. Busy Hongkongers were looking for an online solution. "When people shop, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Hong Kong viewers turn to Xiaomi boxes, online alternative to local TV

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:32am by Amy Nip, Stuart Lau

    ... Amy Nip and Stuart Lau Viewers box clever to find alternatives The failure of tycoon Ricky Wong Wai-kay to get his internet and mobile television station up and running is not stopping Hongkongers from going online to find alternatives to the city's much-maligned broadcasters. A set-top box made by mainland technology giant Xiaomi is selling fast, despite the fact programmes ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Nine out of 10 Hongkongers urge Exco to switch on more free TV

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com One in six want to see new licences issued now as old guard try to fight off threat of competition Hongkongers urge Exco to switch on more free TV Hongkongers want the government to ignore TVB's request for a judicial review aimed at halting new free-to-air television licences and give the go-ahead for the first new TV station as soon ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Four in five Hongkongers want more free television stations

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Two surveys find Hongkongers unhappy with existing programmes and delay in new licences More than four out of five Hongkongers want to see more free television stations, saying they are unhappy with existing programme quality, two university surveys suggest. Poll respondents were also displeased with the government's delay in issuing new licences for free television. ...

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    TVB launches pay-to-watch internet television service

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 08:28pm

    ... it would take only one to two years to break even. He said about a million Hongkongers had subscribed to pay TV channels such as i-Cable and Now TV and he hoped that the number of GOTV subscribers ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    TVB boycott planned in protest of broadcaster's 'hegemony'

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 11:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com All eyes will be on the ratings of TVB’s 46th anniversary variety show on Tuesday evening as an indicator of how disgruntled Hongkongers are with what has been described as the broadcaster’s “hegemony” over the local free-to-air television market. A Facebook page has been set up urging viewers in the 800 households in which TV meters have been ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    TVB plays charity card with pledge of HK$3m

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 04:47am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Pak-cheung, was criticised as manipulation of Hongkongers' benevolence. The station said it would donate HK$100,000 a point if the ratings reached 30, and HK$100,000 for each point thereafter- ... "Hongkongers should be cautious about whether it has any hidden agenda." Chan, meanwhile, was scornful of the organisers of the Facebook campaign. "They urge young people to turn off ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Critics and viewers fear for the future of Hong Kong's golden TV tradition

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 05:46am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Television Entertainment and i-Cable's Fantastic TV- existing pay-TV players- drew protests from tens of thousands of Hongkongers. Some directed their anger towards TVB, initiating a boycott ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    EXCO's HKTV talks are confidential says Leung Chun-Ying, as his popularity plummets

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 03:51pm by JOSHUA BUT

    ... Hongkongers the truth." In an HKU poll of 1,000 people last week, Leung was rated 44 out of 100 points, down 4.1 points and the second lowest since he took office last year. Only 22 per cent ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    HKTV row sends Hong Kong government's ratings to all-time low

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 04:29am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com HKTV licence row turns voters off the administration, with satisfaction even lower than 2003 at time of mass protest against national security law Government's ratings hit all-time low Hongkongers' satisfaction with their government has fallen to an all-time low and public outrage over free-television licensing is partly to blame, ...




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