Christian Era Broadcasting Service International
|Industry||Broadcast television and radio network|
|Founder||Erano G. Manalo|
|Products||INC TV |
|Owner||Iglesia ni Cristo|
|Type||Broadcast television network and Online|
|Slogan||Propagating the True Message of Salvation|
|Headquarters||Redeemer Street, Milton Hills Subdivision, New Era, Quezon City|
|Owner||Christian Era Broadcasting Service International|
|Montriville Boy (Station Manager, INCTV)|
|July 21, 2005|
|GEM TV (2005–2012)|
(downscaled to 16:9 480i for the SDTV feed)
Christian Era Broadcasting Service International, Inc. (CEBSI) (formerly known as Christian Broadcasting Service from 1969 to 1994 and Christian Era Broadcasting Service Inc., from 1994 to 2014) is a Philippine television and radio network, and a religious broadcast arm of Iglesia ni Cristo. This station studios are located in Quezon City. According to The Manila Times, CEBSI operates 3 channels on Philippine cable television, these include INCTV 48 and NET 25.
It is a sister company of the Eagle Broadcasting Corporation, which owns Net 25, DZEC Radyo Agila 1062 AM and 95.5 Pinas FM. Currently, its flagship television station, DZCE-UHF TV Channel 48 (INC TV) in Metro Manila.
The CEBSI was formed by the Iglesia ni Cristo in 1969 as its media arm and launched the Church's own radio station, DZEM, that same year. It is the Church's official media outfit, with its primary mission being evangelization via radio, television, and the current trends of the Internet and social media.
The CEBSI is also the producer of the Iglesia ni Cristo's television programming, which began in 1983, and with the success of its first ever television movie in 2017, spun off a film production house, CEBSI Films, in 2018.
With its partnership with the Japanese government through the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC), Digital Broadcasting Experts Group (DiBEG) and the Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB) in Japan.
On December 7, 2015, President Benigno S. Aquino III signed Republic Act No. 5226 was approved by the House of Representatives for the renewal of the CEBSI license for another 25 years. The law grants CEBSI a franchise to construct, install, operate, and maintain, for commercial purposes, radio broadcasting stations and television stations, including digital television systems, with the corresponding facilities such as relay stations, throughout the Philippines.
|Branding||Callsign||Ch. #||Power (kW)||Station Type||Location (Transmitter site)|
|INC TV-48||DZCE-TV||TV-48||30 kW||Originating||Metro Manila|
|Branding||Callsign||Ch. #||Frequency||Power kW (ERP)||Station Type||Area of Coverage|
|INC TV||DZCE-TV||49||683.143 MHz||246,000 Watts (Max ERP: 1 KW)||Originating||Metro Manila|
|INCRadio DZEM 954||DZEM||954 kHz||Metro Manila|