Singapore – AXN announces that The Apprentice Asia has delivered full season ratings that made it the No.1 show in its timeslot across all international channels in Southeast Asia, among the channel’s core audience of professionals, managers, executives and businessmen (PMEBs).

AXN’s latest made-in-Asia-for-Asia original production was also the highest rated programme in its timeslot across all English general entertainment channels among the region’s pay-TV 4+ audiences. 

Viewership of The Apprentice Asia peaked in key markets Malaysia and the Philippines at the 11th and concluding episode on July 31, 2013. The nail-biting finale saw Malaysian aviation tycoon Tony Fernandes hire Filipino marketer Jonathan Allen Yabut as Asia’s first Apprentice.

In the Philippines, the finale episode was the No.1 rated show across all ad-supported channels among the ‘AB’ socio-economic class audiences.