TITLE

MTV Enters Korean Music-TV Market

AUTHOR(S)
Hau, Louis
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Billboard;7/21/2001, Vol. 113 Issue 29, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of a 24-hour music television channel by Music Television (MTV) in South Korea. Details of the channel; Music that will air on MTV Korea; Initial challenge facing the channel; Launch of Channel V Korea by Channel V Music Networks; Advantage that Channel V Korea and MTV Korea have over local competitors.
ACCESSION #
4833428

 

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