International channels to Taiwan on Portico bouquet via Chunghwa MOD.

Posted: 01 Apr 2010   Print   Send a link
"Seven U.S. and European channels will become part of a TV service offered by Taiwan's largest telecom company on April 8, a local distributor said yesterday. Portico Media's WOWtv will offer CNBC, Sci Fi, Hallmark, Universal, KidsCo, Euronews and DW-TV Asia+ on Chunghwa Telecom Co.'s MOD (multimedia on demand) service. Chunghwa Telecom launched MOD service in 2004, and it currently has more than 700,000 subscribers. ... Portico Media said it plans to launch more channels soon." The China Post (Taipei), 27 March 2010. See also the snazzy www.portico.com website.