SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today JungoTV launched Omai TV, an On-Demand global content platform that will allow the more than 100 million Vietnamese people around the world access to premium programming in their native language via computers, tablets and mobile devices, anywhere, anytime. Omai TV is a brand of JungoTV, a global OTT company providing in-language television content to millions of foreign-language speakers around the world and currently offering content in 10 languages.
Omai TV will begin streaming 24/7 with an impressive lineup of high-quality content from the US, Vietnam, Korea, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan in both High and Standard Definition. Over 2,000 programs of On-Demand content including news, entertainment, dramas and sports from leading networks worldwide, as well as a robust Video On Demand (VOD) library, will be available to subscribers on all mobile platforms including iOS and Android, as well as streaming via the web and other connected devices. Omai TV expects to deliver nearly 5,000 hours of programming to subscribers by the end of the year.
JungoTV was founded by four business and broadcasting leaders: Dr. Mehmet Oz, the Emmy Award winning television personality, renown cardio-thoracic surgeon and host of the international hit The Dr. Oz Show, the Chairman of NJK Holdings, Nasser J. Kazeminy, an entrepreneur, business leader and philanthropist, Sandy Climan, CEO of Entertainment Media Ventures, and longtime Hollywood dealmaker and international content expert and entrepreneur, George Chung, who will serve as Chief Executive Officer.
Dr. Mehmet Oz, a co-founder of JungoTV says, "It is time that television started serving the global multi-lingual community that is our world today and this launch represents the globalization of television. In addition to this being the wave of the future, it is the seminal opportunity for those living away from their homeland to reconnect with their culture and lifestyle."
George Chung, CEO of JungoTV explains, "Today, underserved ethnic communities looking for high-quality television entertainment can now subscribe to Omai TV, which will connect them to their culture for an affordable subscription on an easy-to-use platform. This is truly a disrupter in the global television industry and makes the entire world the marketplace for any television network."
Competitively priced lower than cable or satellite TV, Omai TV content providers include: YanTV, KVLA, Vietnam Films & Music (Viet-Pho TV), KBS, MBC, JTBC, BlueMax, Huace and ETTV. Omai TV content providers for 24/7 live streaming includes five channels currently unavailable on cable including: Viet TV24, KVLA, Viet Fun TV and V-Music. Subscriptions can be purchased by going to OmaiTV.com or by downloading the Omai TV app. Subscriptions are now available in the U.S. and Canada, and will soon be available in Europe, the UK, and Vietnam.
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