MGM Channel to launch in Taiwan and Malaysia

MUMBAI: The MGM Channel has been launched in Taiwan. It will also launch in Malaysia in the coming months.

The MGM channel launched a year ago in Hong Kong for the Greater China and South East Asia market. In India MGM had a JV with Zee for an English movie channel. However after MGM was acquired by Sony earlier this year Zee MGM was renamed Zee Movie Zone.

The MGM Channel is produced and distributed in the region by MGM Networks through a strategic alliance with CNBC Asia Pacific. In Taiwan, The MGM Channel can now be seen via cable operator Taiwan Broadband Communications.

CNBC Asia Pacific CEO Alexander Brown added, "CNBC Asia Pacific could not be happier about our strategic alliance with MGM and the success we are having in the marketplace. It is gratifying to see that

the marriage of our two organisations' complementary commercial strengths and creative capabilities have been so well-received in the region."

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