Bangkok – CTH Plc. and FOX International Channels (FIC) have announced that they have inked a long-term partnership deal that will see many internationally renowned world class channels made available on the CTH single platform. FIC will provide innovative technology as well as quality content in the form of many new channels, some of which have never been on air before in Thailand, to the CTH platform. The partnership is expected to help increase the amount of CTH subscribers to 3.5 million subscribers.
Wichai Thongtang, the Chairman of CTH Public Company Limited said, “CTH has the greater interests of Thai society at heart and at the center of this is the family nucleus. We are ready to provide great family entertainment to everyone in Thailand in an affordable fashion. Our expectations are focused on the Thai community and how we can better their lives. CTH will evolve as ‘the people’s brand’ by interacting with Thai society.”
Wichai also added, “We want only the best for our people and have thus taken the cable television industry by its horns and will drive forward with quality and affordability, and ensuring reliability.”
Mr. Ward L. Platt, President of FOX International Channels for Asia Pacific and the Middle East said, “FOX International Channels are very pleased to take our service to the next level in Thailand through this great partnership with CTH. We are excited to bring our channels of the best available television content to over 2.5 million CTH subscribers. FIC continually aims to enhance the viewer experience through quality content as well as innovative technology. We are committed to offering to our viewers in Thailand the ‘TV everywhere’ experience and will soon introduce an online service that will allow our viewers to watch replays of their favorite shows via their mobile devices.“