PCCW owns a fully integrated multimedia and entertainment group in Hong Kong engaged in the provision of over-the-top (“OTT”) video service locally and in other regions, as well as content production, artiste management and the event business.
Through HK Television Entertainment Company Limited, PCCW also operates a domestic free TV service in Hong Kong.
Viu, PCCW’s leading pan-regional OTT video streaming service, is available in 16 markets across Asia, the Middle East and South Africa, with 66.4 million monthly active users (“MAU”) as of December 2022.
The Viu service is available to consumers through a dual model with an ad-supported free tier and a premium subscription tier (consisting of different subscription options). Viu offers premium TV series, movies and lifestyle programmes in different genres from top content providers, in local and regional languages with subtitles. It also produces premium original productions under the brand “Viu Original”.
In addition, Viu International Limited, through its subsidiary Moov (Hong Kong) Limited, also operates MOOV, a popular digital music streaming and live music concerts service in Hong Kong.
Domestic free TV service ViuTV is dedicated to bringing Hong Kong audiences a huge variety of television entertainment via its Cantonese channel 99 and English language channel 96 (ViuTVsix). With 24-hour daily broadcast offactual entertainment, variety shows, drama, travelogue, infotainment, news and sports programmes, ViuTV has established itself as the epitome of high quality, creative local TV production in Hong Kong. On the other hand, ViuTVsix provides top-notch television programmes from around the world.
MakerVille, the content creation and talent management arm under the PCCW Media Group, is committed to creating quality content that appeals to viewers in Hong Kong and around the world. MakerVille endeavours to expand its production and distribution businesses across different media platforms in Asia and beyond by connecting creative talent from Hong Kong and abroad. Its MakeALive platform empowers performers to organise large-scale concerts and entertainment events that could be live streamed to break the geographic barrier among audiences.