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JTBC
JTBC
(Hangul: 제이티비씨, stylized as jtbc) is a South Korean nationwide generalist cable TV network and broadcasting company, in which the largest shareholder is JoongAng Ilbo[1]/JoongAng Media Network with 25% of shares.[2] It was launched on December 1, 2011.[3] JTBC
JTBC
is one of four new South Korean nationwide generalist cable TV networks alongside Dong-A Ilbo's Channel A, Chosun Ilbo's TV Chosun and Maeil Kyungje's MBN in 2011.[4][5][6][7][8] The four new networks supplement existing conventional free-to-air TV networks like KBS, MBC, SBS and other smaller channels launched following deregulation in 1990.

Contents

1 History 2 Programs 3 Subsidiaries 4 See also 5 References 6 External links

History[edit] The JoongAng Ilbo, which used to be a part of the Samsung
Samsung
Group, had owned a TV station before. In 1964 it founded the Tongyang Broadcasting Corporation (TBC) and ran the network for 16 years. In 1980, however TBC was forcibly merged with the state-run KBS by the military regime of Chun Doo-hwan. Market watchers see the return of JoongAng Ilbo
JoongAng Ilbo
to television in JTBC
JTBC
as the reincarnation of TBC.[9] Timeline:

26 June 1965: Tongyang Broadcasting Corporation
Tongyang Broadcasting Corporation
was launched. 7 December 1965: TBC-TV Started broadcasting on channel number 7. 30 November 1980: TBC-TV merged into KBS Television by the special law of Chun Doo-hwan, president of military authorities, resulting in the launching of KBS 2TV. 22 July 2009: Amendment of the Media law passed the national assembly to deregulate the media market of South Korea. 31 December 2010: JTBC, TV Chosun, MBN, Channel A selected as General Cable Television Channel Broadcasters. 11 March 2011: JoongAng Ilbo
JoongAng Ilbo
established JTBC
JTBC
corporation.[10] 1 December 2011: JTBC
JTBC
(Joongang Tongyang Broadcasting
Tongyang Broadcasting
Company) (Channel number 15) started broadcasting.[11] May 2013: Former MBC news anchor Sohn Suk-hee was designated as JTBC's new president for its news division.[12] January 2015: JTBC
JTBC
constructs a new building in Digital Media City in Sangam-dong, Seoul.

Programs[edit] Further information: List of programs broadcast by JTBC

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Subsidiaries[edit]

Name Description

JTBC
JTBC
Plus Operates the JTBC's cable channels, JTBC2, JTBC3 Fox Sports, and JTBC Golf

JTBC
JTBC
MediaTech

JMNet Media Support Center

DramaHouse Provides in-house drama production

JTBC
JTBC
Mediacomm Conducts broadcast advertising sales on behalf of JTBC, JTBC
JTBC
Plus and Baduk TV

See also[edit]

South Korea
South Korea
portal Television portal

Samsung KBS 1TV KBS 2TV EBS-TV MBC TV SBS TV List of Shinhwa Broadcast episodes TVN List of generalist television channels#South Korea

References[edit]

^ 종편-제이티비씨 "중앙미디어네트워크가 최대 주주인 제이티비씨" ^ 종편 주주 현황 어떻게 - 경향신문 "이에 따르면 중앙일보가 참여하는 '제이티비씨'는 납입자본금이 4220억원으로 가장 많고 중앙미디어네트워크가 최대 주주로 지분 25%를 보유하고 있다." ^ Shin Hae-in (30 November 2011). "New cable channels go on air". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Kim Tong-hyung (12 December 2011). "What else can new channels do to boost ratings?". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 8 January 2014. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Noh Hyun-gi (4 January 2012). "Four new TV channels face uncertain futures". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 8 January 2014. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Yoon Ja-young (20 January 2012). "Low ratings weigh on new channels". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 8 January 2014. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Kim Tong-hyung (6 June 2012). "New channels remain 'anonymous'". The Korea Times. Archived from the original on 8 January 2014. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Bae Ji-sook (29 November 2012). "'New TV channels are niche, not gold mine'". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Four New TV Broadcasting Networks Debut in S. Korea "New broadcast channel JTBC
JTBC
is actually the reincarnation of the Samsung
Samsung
group’s Tongyang Broadcasting
Tongyang Broadcasting
Company, the nation’s first private broadcaster." ^ [1] ^ "A fresh start by JTBC". Korea JoongAng Daily. 7 December 2011. Archived from the original on 11 April 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-02.  ^ Kim Hee-jin; Han Eun-hwa (11 May 2013). " JTBC
JTBC
chooses news chief". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 29 June 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-23. 

External links[edit]

JTBC
JTBC
official website (in Korean) JTBC
JTBC
on Facebook JTBC
JTBC
on Twitter
Twitter

v t e

Joint Organization of General Cable Channels (South Korea)

JTBC
JTBC
(15ch IPTV, SkyLife) MBN (16ch IPTV, SkyLife) TV Chosun
TV Chosun
(19ch IPTV, SkyLife) Channel A (18ch IPTV, 13ch SkyLife)

v t e

Television networks in South Korea

The highlighted channel numbers are for the Seoul
Seoul
Capital Area on digital television.

Public television/ Free-to-air & Terrestrial

EBS ( EBS1 10-1, EBS2 10-2) KBS ( KBS1
KBS1
9-1, KBS2
KBS2
7-1)

Private/Commercial networks/ Free-to-air & Terrestrial

MBC ( MBC TV
MBC TV
11-1) SBS ( SBS TV
SBS TV
6-1) OBS (OBS-TV 8-1 (available in Seoul
Seoul
National Capital Area))

Private Commercial networks/ Subscription & Cable

JTBC MBN Channel A TV Chosun

Specialty(PP)

News

Yonhap News TV YTN

Music

Mnet MBC Music SBS MTV KM Gayo TV I-net TV etn

Entertainment

tvN OtvN XtvN OnStyle O'live KBS Joy MBC Every 1 SBS funE JTBC2 MBN Plus Channel A+ C time Comedy TV K-STAR E channel SKY ENT TeleNovela

Cartoon

Tooniverse Nickelodeon Cartoon Network Boomerang Disney Channel Disney Junior

Movie

channel CGV OCN

Global

Arirang TV

By the callsign

Analogue (until 31.12.2012)

HLKA-TV HLKC-TV HLKV-TV HLQL-TV HLSQ-TV HLQS-TV

Digital

HLKA-DTV HLKC-DTV HLKV-DTV HLQL-DTV HLSQ-DTV HLQS-DTV

Defunct

HLKZ-TV HLCD-TV

Defunct

KBS Television (KBS-TV) TBC-TV

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JTBC

Current programs

News

JTBC
JTBC
Newsroom

Culture

Ssulzun

Drama

Welcome to Waikiki Something in the Rain

Variety/Reality

Please Take Care of My Refrigerator

list of episodes

Carefree Travellers Let's Eat Dinner Together

list of episodes

Begin Again Knowing Bros

list of episodes

Hyori's Homestay Two Yoo Project Sugar Man

Awards

Golden Disc Awards Ba

.