By The Nation
JKN Global Media Plc (JKN), the leading distributor of international copyright content in Thailand, plans to expand its TV series from India and Philippines to other Asean markets via all broadcast platforms.
It said the Video on Demand channel is highly popular among the new generation. JKN CNBC, an economic news channel, will be launched by mid-year. The programmes are produced and provided to digital TV operators and expected to boost its revenue by 20 per cent by year-end.
Jakkaphong Jakrajutathip, JKN chief executive officer, said the company has allocated an investment budget of Bt800 million for the acquisition of additional copyright content to facilitate its expansion at home and abroad.
It also plans to expand the company’s copyright content distribution to markets overseas, including Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan.