CCTV News and CCTV Documentary launch as two new MHz Networks 24/7 channels in the Washington, DC metro area on 1 October.
CCTV News, a global news channel broadcasting headlines, business, money and travel magazine programs in English from China launches on MHz Networks 3. Viewers will be able to watch the channel on digital broadcast 30.3, Comcast 273, Cox 472, RCN 32 and Verizon FiOS 458.
CCTV Documentary, a channel featuring cultural, historical, nature docs, information and more about the world in English from China launches on MHz Networks 6. Viewers will be able to watch the channel on digital broadcast 30.6, Comcast 276, Cox 475, RCN 35 and Verizon FiOS 452.
Frederick Thomas, MHz Networks Chief Executive, says, “The addition of CCTV programming in DC opens a full-time window into China for all the residents of the region through free over-the-air and cable TV distribution.” CCTV joins the existing MHz line-up of premier full-time broadcast partners in DC, including Al Jazeera English, France 24, NHK World TV and RT/RT Espanol. Mr Thomas adds, “There is perhaps no other country which all Americans wish to know more about than China.”
(Source: MHz Networks)