SPOTV Celebrates Milestone Launch on MyTV, Unveiling a New Era of Sports Entertainment in Vietnam
SPOTV, a leading name in sports entertainment, takes a monumental step forward with the official launch of its channels on the MyTV platform in Vietnam. The announcement was made by Lee Choong Khay (CK), CEO of SPOTV, during a press conference attended by Hai Nguyen Son, Deputy General Manager of VNPT-Media, representatives from MSKY and MyTV, members of the media, and distinguished guests.
This strategic collaboration represents a significant milestone in sports entertainment as SPOTV extends its reach to one of the most vibrant and passionate sports fan bases in the region. Vietnam, known for its fervent enthusiasm for sports, has become the latest destination for SPOTV's commitment to delivering major sports content to viewers.
At the core of SPOTV's mission is the dedication to providing unparalleled sports experiences to its audience. The introduction of SPOTV channels on MyTV brings a diverse array of sports programming, catering to the diverse tastes of Vietnamese sports fans.
CK expressed enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, "At SPOTV, our mission has always been to deliver the best in sports to our viewers. Bringing SPOTV to Vietnam is a strategic move, aligning with the fervor and passion that Vietnamese sports fans exhibit."
MyTV stands as Vietnam's pioneering interactive television service provider, holding a prominent position in the country as one of the largest with nearly 200 television channels, an extensive library of 70,000 hours of Video on Demand (VOD), and currently boasting the largest content store.
Hai Nguyen Son, Deputy General Director of VNPT-Media said that “Bringing SPOTV and SPOTV2 to Vietnamese sports fans marks the milestone of MyTV being the first company to officially bring back international sports channels, after more than 2 years of absence in the Vietnamese market. We constantly strive to satisfy the passion for sports of Vietnamese audiences, contributing to give the country’s sports industry more opportunities to access and participate in world-class sports tournaments.”
In addition to delivering top-tier sports content, SPOTV aims to foster a community of sports fans on the MyTV platform. Beyond being a channel, SPOTV seeks to be a dynamic platform for fans to connect, engage, and celebrate their shared love for sports.
SPOTV is a subsidiary of Eclat Media Group from South Korea. As its Southeast Asia subsidiary, it is registered and based in Singapore in October 2021. The group runs the Number One sports network in South Korea, SPOTV, and has other lines of business, such as print, advertising, and PR. SPOTV runs two regional sports channels, SPOTV and SPOTV2, and is currently distributed across territories in Southeast Asia such as Indonesia (MNC Vision, K-Vision), Hong Kong (Now TV), Malaysia (Astro, Unifi TV), the Philippines (Cignal, Skycable), Singapore (Singtel TV, StarHub TV), Thailand (TrueVisions), Vietnam (MyTV), and Macau (Macau Cable TV) in East Asia.
SPOTV NOW streaming services are available in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Singapore with other markets to follow. By providing more content and reaching out to a wider audience, avid sports fans can conveniently watch live, on-demand, and exclusive content on SPOTV NOW, whenever they prefer, wherever they are.
SPOTV broadcasts globally renowned sports properties such as MotoGP™, ROSHN Saudi League, Wimbledon, US Open (tennis), The Open Championships, World Table Tennis, Badminton World Federation Events as well as Asian popular sports including the Korean Baseball League (KBO), KOVO V-League (volleyball) competition, and East Asia Super League (basketball).
SPOTV seeks to be an inclusive and dynamic platform that profoundly engages Asian sports fans.
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Msky is proud to be the exclusive and official distributor in Vietnam of many world-class and diverse content of various genres, including a massive content library: from Hollywood blockbusters; million-dollar series on HBO GO; to the magical world for children; along with the best international TV channels: films, sports, entertainment, in the world.
MyTV, an Internet-based television service (IPTV) of Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) has been officially available in the market since 2009. With only one terminal, customers can use many different services on television. MyTV is the first television service in Vietnam to provide HD quality content with interactive and multi-screen features allowing viewers to enjoy all their favorite content anywhere, anytime. At any point, MyTV has changed the entertainment mode of the Vietnamese family.
In Vietnam, MyTV is the company that maintains the No.1 market share, providing nearly 200 television channels and 70,000 hours of VOD - a leading and diverse content store in the country's market.