London – BBC World, the BBC’s commercial 24 hour news and information channel, has signed a distribution deal with TU Media, Korea’s first Satellite Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (S-DMB) provider TU Mediain Korea.

BBC World’s block on TU Media includes live andrecorde  : Asia Business Report, World Business Reportand Click  Nic van Zwanenberg, BBC World’s regional director, distribution and business development Asia says: “BBC World (is) the first international news channel available to TU Media’s subscribers. The partnership also allows us t  be seen on some ofthe most advanced technology in the world and we are proud to be involved with such an innovative platform.”