LONDON, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Blue Ocean Network (BON TV), currently the only privately-owned English television network launched on VisionTV today across the UK to all Freeview HD connected devices and TVs, reaching approximately 5.5 million households.
Viewers watching BON TV on EPG 244 will be able to watch a wide-variety of China news and features, focusing on business and technology, travel, arts and culture, and health and living programming.
BON TV's CEO Helene Zhuge says "Viewers seeking to increase their knowledge of everyday China, whether for business, education, lifestyle, or leisure purposes, will find BON TV to be the perfect package of China-content. Today's launch on VisionTV's Freeview HD bouquet significantly bolsters BON TV's position in the UK as the provider of the most comprehensive China-focused programmes." In 2012, BON TV launched on Sky TV Channel 571 in the UK, available to 11 million households.
Since 2010, BON TV's international distribution continues to experience rapid growth after a series of launches in the United States on Dish Network, MHz Networks Worldview in Washington, D.C., and to multiple local cable networks across continental USA, including Time Warner, Comcast, Cablevision, Cox, RCN, Charter, Verizon FIOS, Mediacom, Masillion, Click!-Network, AT&T U-verse, and Armstrong.
BON TV is also available on three major commercial satellites: Eurobird 1, Galaxy 23, and Measat 3 which together provide an almost global footprint for BON TV's content.
To find out more about BON TV and a wide range of exclusive, China-focused video content, please go to http://www.bon.tv, BON TV's international cloud-based CDN video portal.
SOURCE Blue Ocean Network