Korea New Network

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KNN
Type Broadcast radio
and television
Country South Korea
Availability Busan and South Gyeongsang Province area
Slogan From Here to the World
Be with and for Viewers
Revenue Increase 7.5+ billion
Owner Nexen Tire (39.32%)
Tae Young (6.30%)
Sungwoo Hi-Tech (5.55%)
Key people
Moon Hyeok-ju (CEO)
Launch date
May 14, 1995 (Television)
September 9, 1997 (Radio)
December 31, 2003 (Digital Television)
Picture format
1080i (HDTV)
Affiliation SBS Network
(both radio and TV)
Official website
www.knn.co.kr
Korean name
Hangul
Revised Romanization Koria Nyu Neteuwokeu
McCune–Reischauer K'oria Nyu Net'wŏkŭ
(former)
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Busan Bangsong
McCune–Reischauer Pusan Pangsong

Korea New Network (KNN)(KRX: 058400), formerly PuSan Broadcasting Corporation (PSB), is the biggest regional free-to-air commercial broadcasting station based in Centum City High-tech Media district of Busan, South Korea, and affiliated with the SBS Network. Its own programs make up 35 percent of all programs.[1]

Stations[edit]

HLDG-DTV
Busan, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Branding KNN TV
Channels Digital: 15 (LCN:6)
Affiliations SBS
Owner Korea New Network
First air date May 14, 1995
Website http://www.knn.co.kr/
HLDG-FM
Broadcast area Busan, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Branding KNN Power FM
Frequency FM 99.9 MHz (Busan)
FM 102.5 MHz (Changwon)
FM 105.5 MHz (Jinju)
FM 96.3 MHz (Gijang, Jeonggwan, Noksan, Yangsan)
First air date September 9, 1997 (Busan)
December 29, 2010 (Changwon)
December 23, 2011 (Jinju)
September 16, 2013 (Gijang, Jeonggwan, Noksan)
December 23, 2013 (Yangsan)
September 23, 2016 (Geochang)
Format Top 40 Mainstream/K-Pop
Power 5kW (Busan)
1kW (Changwon, Jinju)
20W (Gijang, Jeonggwan)
Class all
Affiliations SBS Power FM
Owner Korea New Network
HLDG-SFM
Broadcast area Busan, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Branding KNN Love FM
Frequency FM 105.7 MHz
First air date May 10, 2016
Format Top 40 Mainstream/News/K-Pop/Adult Contemporary
Power 1kW
Class all
Affiliations SBS Love FM
Owner Korea New Network
  • Television
    • Channel - Ch. 15 (LCN 6-1)
    • Launched - May 14, 1995
    • Affiliated to - SBS
    • Call Sign - HLDG-DTV
  • FM radio 1 (KNN Power FM)
    • Frequency - FM 99.9 MHz (Busan), 102.5 MHz (Changwon), FM 105.5 MHz (Jinju), 96.3 MHz (Gijang, Jeonggwan, Noksan, Yangsan), 106.7 MHz (Geochang)
    • Launched - September 9, 1997 (Busan), December 29, 2010 (Changwon), December 23, 2011 (Jinju), September 16, 2013 (Gijang, Jeonggwan, Noksan), December 23, 2013 (Yangsan), September 23, 2016(Geochang)
    • Affiliated to - SBS Power FM
    • Call Sign - HLDG-FM
  • FM Radio 2 (KNN Love FM)
    • Frequency - FM 105.7 MHz
    • Launched - May 10, 2016
    • Affiliated to - SBS Love FM
    • Call Sign - HLDG-SFM

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ KNN to be listed on KOSDAQ(Korean), JoongAng Ilbo. Retrieved October 17, 2011.
  2. ^ Korea New Network Corp Announces Changes in Shareholding Structure, Reuters, June 7, 2013. Retrieved March 17, 2015.
  3. ^ Korea New Network Corp., The Wall Street Journal, Retrieved March 17, 2015.

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