PTV World

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PTV World
PTV WORLD logo
Launched 29 January 2013 (2013-01-29)
Closed 1998-2007
Network Pakistan Television Corporation
Picture format 4:3 (576i, SDTV)
Slogan Changing Perspectives
Country Pakistan
Language English
Formerly called PTV-2 (1992–98)
Sister channel(s) PTV Home
PTV News
PTV National
PTV Bolan
PTV Global
AJK TV
PTV Sports
Website world.ptv.com.pk
Availability
Satellite
Tuning PAK-SAT-1R
Streaming media
Live Streaming Watch Online

PTV World is a 24-hour Pakistani English news channel[1] owned by Pakistan Television Corporation. PTV World was inaugurated on 29 January 2013 by former president Asif Ali Zardari..[2] It is state owned channel, offer a mixture of programming encompassing:

  • News (National & International including Business, Sports, Weather, Entertainment)
  • Current Affairs (Analysis based programs focusing on national, international and regional issues)
  • Entertainment (Event Shows, English Dramas, Serials & Soaps, Reality Based Shows, Religious, Social and Cultural programs)
  • Infotainment (Awareness promos, constructive tips & techniques, public service messages)
  • Documentaries / Docu-Dramas on national & international interests
  • Music (The legends, the icons, their journey and their teachings)

Programmes[edit]

  • PERSPECTIVES with FAISAL QURESHI
  • PAKISTAN DEBATE with SIDRA IQBAL
  • UNWIND with SOHAIL HASHMI
  • DIPLOMATIC ENCLAVE
  • GATEWAY with FASI ZAKA
  • SPOTLIGHT with SIDRA IQBAL
  • VIEWERS DIGEST
  • WORLD TONIGHT
  • WEEKEND WORLD
  • MIND YOUR ENGLISH
  • DEFENCE & DIPLOMACY
  • ANALYZED with SHUMAISA REHMAN
  • WORLD THIS MORNING


References[edit]

  1. ^ "PTV World English News Channel by Pakistan Television Corporation". Ali Naz. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  2. ^ Web, Desk (28 January 2013). "PTV’s English channel to launch tomorrow: Report". Tribune. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 

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