China National Radio's web portal launches soccer site

MUMBAI: International media content provider Global Broadcast Networks (GBN), and China National Radio‘s (CNR) web have launched a UK football website in Mandarin.


The website covers UK Football, and will support the programmeUK Soccer Review for which GBN provides content, sponsorship and advertising. The programme is broadcast on CNR Voice of China which claims to be the most listened to radio station in the world.


The website will be hosted by CNRNET, China National Radio‘s portal. There is a link from CNR‘s homepage to the website, which attracts around one million unique users per day. China National Radio Website Centre head Yang Guiming says, "CNRNET‘s dedicated website for UK Soccer Review is a veritable feast of UK soccer for web users, meticulously produced in collaboration with CNR-1 Voice of China and GBN . CNRNET is delighted to be working with GBN, to provide first-hand information from the UK, bringing abundant content to the "UK Soccer Review / Yingchao Fengyunlu" website."

"CNRNET is hosted by CNR, the national-level radio station in China, which possesses a distinct broadcasting style. It is China‘s largest audio broadcasting website, and via the Internet, strives for China‘s voice to be heard worldwide"

The website‘s total audio data is two terabytes. At present, with an average of 14 million hits a day, and unique visitors reaching one million a day, CNRNET‘s influence is always expanding."

GBN CEO Sean Curtis-Ward says, "The launch of the website opens up a unique and hitherto unavailable opportunity for our programme sponsors to reach a vast audience. The site and the radio programme will cross-promote and complement each other. The link on CNRNET‘s front page is a ringing endorsement of the programme. We are grateful for the skill and technical expertise that China National Radio‘s web team have bought to the design and implementation of this

Sky Media have also been appointed to provide advertising and sponsorship services for the website along with advertising and sponsorship of the UK Soccer Review programme on a global basis. The weekly half-hour radio is on-air 52 weeks a year, for a planned three years

Latest Reads
Highly-beneficial interactions take place at Broadcast India '16

The 26th Broadcast India Show concluded over the weekend in Mumbai, and was easily the most exciting Broadcast India Show yet. With thousands of eager, high-quality trade visitors swarming the show floor, a sentiment signalling highly-beneficial exchanges and interactions echoed through the halls...

Technology Software Applications
India, China to propel APAC, beat CAS Europe market share

APAC is expected to overtake the market share of Europe in future due to an increasing demand for digital TV set-up boxes in countries such as China and India. North America and Europe dominated the global CAS market in 2015. APAC region is estimated to mark a growth rate of 12.0 per cent CAGR...

Technology Hardware Set-top Boxes
India lucrative market for 4K UHD STBs: Grand View Research

Here’s a view on the demand for 4K or ultra high definition (UHD) set-top boxes (STBs) in India.

Technology Hardware Set-top Boxes
Infor appoints Dass as south Asian subcontinent V-P

Infor, a leading provider of business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, has appointed Ashish Dass as the vice president and managing director for the south Asian subcontinent. Infor software helps eliminate the need for costly customization through embedded deep...

Technology Software Applications
Siti & DishTV opt for Conax conditional access

The Essel group has been using Conax’s tech for sometime now for its Siti Network (earlier known as Siti Cable). Now the group has extended that partnership for another product for both Siti Network and DTH operator Dish TV India. This time it is for the cardless set top boxes that the two are...

Technology Hardware Set-top Boxes
Imagine Communications extends functionality of Selenio One unified transcoding platform to OTT

MUMBAI: Imagine Communications, empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, today introduced a high-density adaptive bitrate (ABR) transcoding product built on Selenio One™, the company’s software-defined linear transcoding platform. Selenio One is designed...

Technology Hardware Components
DJI Makes Your Smartphone Smarter with the New Osmo Mobile

DJI, the world leader in creative camera technology, Thursday launched the Osmo Mobile, an extension for smartphones that turns them into intelligent, precision camera systems.

Technology Hardware Components
Prime Focus Tech gets funding from PE firm Ambit Pragma

MUMBAI: Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) – the technology offshoot of media services company Prime Focus - informed the Bombay stock exchange today that it had received its first round of funding from growth capital private equity fund Ambit Pragma.

Technology Software Applications
Three new products developed by C-DOT launched on its Foundation Day

Communications Minister Manoj Sinha today expressed the hope that 100,000 Gram Panchayats (GPs) will be connected through Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) by March next to set up a network infrastructure to serve the rural masses.

Technology Hardware Distribution

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories