Astro and Phoenix have announced that they have reached an agreement to broadcast Phoenix Chinese Channel (HD Channel 325) and Phoenix InfoNews (HD Channel 326) on Astro after reaching mutually acceptable commercial terms. Phoenix Chinese Channel will be available on the New Emperor and Dynasty Pack while Phoenix InfoNews will be available to customers on the Chuen Min, Emperor and Gold Pack on TV and on Astro GO. NJOI customers can purchase these channels on NJOI Prepaid.
Astro has also added two High Definition news channels – TVB News (HD CH318) and TVBS News Channel (HD CH323).
TVB News (HD CH 318) is Hong Kong’s only 24-hour news channel offering daily updates from Hong Kong in Cantonese. Viewers can look forward to the latest news from Hong Kong and around the world, in addition to in-depth expert analyses on social, economic and political issues in Hong Kong. While TVBS News (HD CH 323) is Taiwan’s first 24-hour news channel presenting a holistic view on the latest news and happenings in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.