Television Broadcast in Nepal
With advancement in technology, similar speed in the progress of television broadcasting is being observed in the country. Along with the government, private companies are applying their best efforts in order to result development in television sectors.
Furthermore, the first digital satellite service was initiated by Dish Media Network Pvt. Ltd. to deliver Direct to Home [DTH] service to each individual home in the country, in 2009. The company is, today, the fastest growing channel operator with operations in all 75 districts of Nepal. Prior to this service was first established, cable operators rushed with upgrades in their services to encourage their use.
However, several companies fell into loss and discontinued their services. This day, some of the popular television channels that are currently active in the country are listed below.
Welcome to the official website of the Image Group of Companies.
Image Group of Companies is the pioneer media house to offer the very first private television channel, the Image Channel in Nepal. It was also the foremost company to offer FM radio station initially called KATH 97.9 and currently Image FM 97.9 to the Nepali audiences.
Sagarmatha Television (STV) is first 24-hour news and current affairs satellite television network broadcasting from Nepal since July 2007. Our satellite uplink premises (Headquarter) are staffed 24 hours, 7 days a week by a committed and dedicated staff located in Babarmahal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Nepal 1 is the first Nepali language Satellite Channel being beamed from India. The transponder is on Thaicom’s Asia beam. It is primarily targeted towards the cable homes of the Nepalese community in North Bengal, Sikkim and North Eastern States in India, the whole of Nepal, Burma, and Malaysia, right up to Hong Kong.
TTV is a private satellite Nepali infotainment television channel. It broadcasts a wide genre of infotainment programs and the footprint of the channel spreads across 26 countries in South Asia, the Middle East and World Wide through IP TV (Internet Protocol Television).