Saturday, September 20, 2008

Singapore's New Channel, Okto

Singapore is getting a new free to air tv channel, Okto. This TV Channel is owned by MediaCorp and MediaCorp TV12 will be managing it. This channel is targeted at audiences of young children and young adults. The current Central will soon become it's own dedicated channel. Transmission will be from 9am to midnight, daily.

On 19 October 2008, trasmission will be begin. However from 19 September viewers can start tuning in. It is available on Starhub's Cable TV as well as SingTel's Mio as well.

Okto is generally similar with the current Central and Kids' Central with the exeption of Vasantham Central. All Kids shows like preschool, children programs and Arts movies, documentaries, anime, performances will be shown on this new channel, from the migration of Central.

All residents residing in Singapore can start to tune their tv for Okto now. Tuning information can be found at