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Channel NewsAsia (abbreviated CNA) is a Singaporean English language Asian cable television news agency and news channel established by Mediacorp on 1 March 1999. Positioned to “Understand Asia”, it reports on global developments with Asian perspectives. Channel NewsAsia brings viewers not only the latest news but also the stories behind the headlines. Based in Singapore, it has correspondents in major Asian cities and key Western ones, including New York City, Sydney, London and Dubai.

Channel NewsAsia
Channel NewsAsia logo (shape only).svg
CNA logo without "Channel NewsAsia" labelling
Network Mediacorp
Owned by Mediacorp
Picture format 576i (SDTV) 16:9
1080i (HDTV) 16:9
Slogan Understand Asia
Country Singapore
Language English
Broadcast area Around Asia
Headquarters Mediacorp Campus, Singapore
Replaced Mediacorp
Mediacorp — Analogue (Singapore) Channel 32 (UHF 559.25 MHz)
Mediacorp — Digital (DVB-T) Channel 38 (UHF 610 MHz) Ceased starting 1 March 2017.[1]
Mediacorp — Digital (DVB-T2) Channel 33 (UHF 570 MHz) (LCN 06) (HD)
AsiaSat 7 3706 MHz
Indovision (Indonesia) Channel 330
Tata Sky (India) Channel 535
Cignal (Philippines) Channel 134
StarHub TV (Singapore) Channel 106 (HD)
Mediacorp (Analog, via SCTV socket) (Singapore) Channel 30 (UHF 543.25 MHz)
Mediacorp (DVB-C, via SCTV socket) (Singapore) (UHF 642.00MHz) (SD)
(UHF 514.00MHz) (HD)
SkyCable (Philippines) Channel 109 (Digital)
Destiny Cable (Philippines) Channel 24 (Analog)
Channel 109 (Digital)
Pioneer Cable Vision Inc. (PCVI)
(Baybay City, Leyte, Philippines)
Channel 36 (SD)
Cablelink (Philippines) Channel 21
TransACT (Australia) Channel 25
First Media (Indonesia) Channel 232
Cable TV (Hong Kong) Channel 76
AVG (Vietnam) Channel 17
Singtel TV (Singapore) Channel 6 (HD)
HyppTV (Malaysia) Channel 411
now TV (Hong Kong) Channel 322
FetchTV (Australia) Channel 186
Streaming media
Live Streaming (International)
Live Streaming (Singapore)

Channel NewsAsia (International), was launched in September 2000. It is now viewed in 25 territories across Asia with its satellite footprint stretching across the Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Northeast Asia and Australia.

Channel NewsAsia's other key business is the production of news and current affairs content in four languages, English, Malay, Mandarin Chinese and Tamil. This content is produced for Mediacorp's television and online platforms, such as mass entertainment Channels 5, 8, U, Suria and Vasantham. MediaCorp is Singapore’s leading media company with the most complete range of platforms, spanning television, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, digital and out-of-home media.


Programmes and presenters

Channel NewsAsia airs rolling news and information coverage with hourly headlines.

Channel NewsAsia also airs live sports events such as horse racing derby and produces news and current affairs programmes for MediaCorp Channel 5, Channel 8, U, Suria and Vasantham.


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