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Singtel TV leads the Race with AXN and new music channels

 AXN (HD), MTV LIVE HD AND MTV China premiere on Singtel TV  


Singapore, 27 May 2016 – Singtel TV viewers will be able to catch all the high-octane drama, action and reality series within hours of their US premiere on AXN (HD) on Channel 304, which starts airing on Singtel TV from 27 May, available free to all subscribers of Singtel TV Family Starter Pack. This will include the highly-anticipated The Amazing Race Asia Season 5, which is set to premiere later this year.


To mark the launch of AXN (HD) on Singtel TV, teams interested in registering for the next instalment of The Amazing Race Asia can head to Singtel’s exclusive audition booth at Serangoon Nex Mall on June 4 and 5, where they can record a three-minute video.  Successful teams will stand a chance to represent Singapore in the upcoming season of this Emmy award-winning adventure reality series.


“We are thrilled to include AXN as yet another riveting channel to serve the viewing needs of our Singtel TV customers,” said Mr Goh Seow Eng, Managing Director, Home, Consumer Singapore, Singtel. “The Amazing Race Asia is such an iconic programme for AXN; many people are looking forward to Season Five, and we are excited to be AXN’s exclusive partner for the Singapore’s audition phase.”


“AXN is Asia’s number one general entertainment channel and we are excited to extend the channel’s reach in such an important market as Singapore. AXN is renowned for its express dramas, reality shows and made in Asia, for Asia original productions. This year, The Amazing Race Asia will thrill audiences with its adrenaline-fueled action and we encourage all Singtel TV viewers to be part of this ultimate adventure,” said Ang Hui Keng, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia. 


Customers can catch-up on these exciting AXN programmes on AXN On Demand (HD), also offered free to all subscribers of Singtel TV Family Starter Pack. AXN (HD) is also available on Singtel TV GO today.


All Singtel TV customers will be able to enjoy a free preview of AXN (HD) from today until 23 June 2016.


MTV LIVE HD and MTV China make their return to Singapore on Singtel TV


In addition to AXN (HD) and AXN On Demand (HD), two other new channels will also be launched on Singtel TV today – MTV LIVE HD and MTV China.


MTV LIVE HD will be included in the Singtel TV Family Starter Pack and MTV China will be included

in the Singtel TV Jingxuan Starter Pack. Both channels are available for free preview to all Singtel TV customers from today until 23 June 2016.


MTV LIVE HD (CH 349), a 24-hour music channel, features recorded “live” music from the biggest acts around the world, with music-based programming from the vast MTV library, such as music festivals, documentaries, live performances such as intimate studio sessions and original productions. MTV LIVE HD can also be accessed via Singtel TV GO app today.


MTV China (CH 550) is a 24-hour, Chinese language music channel, well-known for television shows like MTV Tian Lai Cun, MTV Zhen Live, MTV Countdown Show and Stage.


Both channels join Singtel TV’s wide range of music entertainment offerings which include MTV Asia, [V] HD International, Nat Geo Music HD, Mezzo Live HD and more.


Singtel is constantly working towards broadening its range of top-notch cable television channels. Subscribers can enjoy programmes from over 200 channels of different genres, including over 100 HD-enabled channels, such as Disney Channel (HD), Nickelodeon Asia HD, Discovery Channel (HD), National Geographic Channel HD, WAKUWAKU JAPAN (HD), ONE HD, as well as Singtel TV’s very own Jia Le Channel (HD)


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