Fiji Television

Summary

Fiji Television Limited is one of Fiji's main television network. It was founded on 15 June 1994 as the first permanent commercial television broadcasting network in the country, although television had previously been introduced temporarily in October 1991 to broadcast the Rugby World Cup as well as Cricket World Cup. This was reviewed and reissued in 2000 for a term of 12 years. Fiji TV was listed as a public company in 1996 on the Suva Stock Exchange, now known as the South Pacific Stock Exchange.

Fiji Television Limited
CountryFiji
Broadcast areaFiji
Programming
Picture format576i 16:9
Ownership
OwnerPublic company
History
Launched15 June 1994; 28 years ago (15 June 1994)

Fiji TV owns Fiji's premier free-to-view channel (FTA) Fiji One, and formerly the pay TV service, Sky Pacific, which was acquired by Digicel in 2016. Fiji TV also owned subsidiary company Media Niugini Limited, which operates Papua New Guinea's only commercial free-to-view channel, EM TV, but later sold it off to the PNG Government-owned Telikom PNG Limited.in the year 2016[1]

Fiji TV's main shareholders are Fijian Holding Limited (FHL) Media Limited, Hari Punja and Sons Limited, FHL Trustees Limited and FHL Holdings Unit Trust, ITaukei Affairs Board, Capital Insurance Limited, and Fiji National Provident Fund.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pacific Media Centre | articles: VIDEO: Fiji TV completes sale of EMTV to PNGs Telikom". Pacific Media Centre. Retrieved 17 April 2016. Telikom PNG Limited

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External linksEdit

  • Fiji TV Online
  • EMTV Online
  • SKY Pacific
  1. ^ Fiji Television Limited Annual Report 2019