Southern Media Corporation
|Industry||Broadcast radio and
|Founded||18 January 2004|
|Headquarters||Guangzhou, Guangdong, China|
|China and abroad|
Southern Media Corporation (SMC) (simplified Chinese: 南方广播影视传媒集团; traditional Chinese: 南方廣播影視傳媒集團; pinyin: Nánfāng Guǎngbò Yǐngshì Chuánméi Jítuán) is a television network based in Guangzhou, Guangdong. It was found on 18 January 2004 between the merge of Guangdong Television (GDTV) and Southern Television (TVS). At the same time the television network expanded its service to Hong Kong, Macau and North America to compete with Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB) and Asia Television (aTV) other major Cantonese language networks.