TV Stations in Singapore

Analogue transmission for television in Singapore and neighbouring countries is 625 lines System B (VHF, channels 2-12) or System G (UHF channels 21-69), with PAL colour.

MediaCorp TV

MediaCorp TV Singapore Pte Ltd
Caldecott Broadcast Centre
Andrew Road
Singapore 299939
Tel: +65 6333 3888
Fax: +65 6251 5628

NB: Channel 5, Channel 8 and Channel U are operated by a holding company called MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte. Ltd. The holding company is 80% owned by MediaCorp and 20% by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH).

Suria, Vasantham and okto are operated by MediaCorp TV12 Singapore Pte Limited:
12 Prince Edward Road #05-00
Singapore
Tel: +65 6225 8133
Fax: +65 6220 3881
Transmitter site: Bukit Batok

SPH MediaWorks

(Singapore Press Holdings)
82 Genting Lane
Singapore 349567
Tel: +65 6319 7988
Fax: +65 6744 3318

Summary of VHF and UHF TV channels in Singapore

Channel Country Main Languages Operator Station Name Transmitter Location
E3 Malaysia Malay Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) TV1 Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E5 SINGAPORE English MediaCorp TV Holdings Channel 5 Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E6 Indonesia Indonesian TVRI TVRI Jalan Palapa TVRI, Sekupang, Batam
E8 SINGAPORE Chinese MediaCorp TV Holdings Channel 8 Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E10 Malaysia Chinese, English Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM) TV2 Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E12 SINGAPORE Malay MediaCorp Suria Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E24 SINGAPORE Tamil MediaCorp Vasantham Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E25 Indonesia Indonesian PT Media Televisi Indonesia Metro TV Batam
E26 Malaysia Chinese, English, Malay Sistem TV Malaysia Berhad TV3 Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E28 SINGAPORE Chinese Mediacorp TV Holdings Channel U Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E29 SINGAPORE Chinese Mediacorp TV Holdings TVB-T (Multiplex carries programming of Channel 5, Channel 8, Channel U and Channel NewsAsia) Single frequency network with at least four transmitter sites: Bedok, Bukit Batok, Senoko, Westin Stamford
E30 SINGAPORE English MediaCorp okto Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E32 SINGAPORE English MediaCorp Channel NewsAsia Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
*E37 SINGAPORE English MediaCorp TV Mobile
INACTIVE since 1 Jan 2010.
Single frequency network with at least 10 transmitter sites: Alexandra Point, Bedok, Bukit Batok, Hougang, Pasir Ris, Senoko, Tampines, Toa Payoh, Westin Stamford, Yishun.
E38 SINGAPORE English / Chinese / Malay MediaCorp HD5 (digital transmissions using 1080i50 MPEG-4 H.264 standard). Bukit Batok
01° 21' 07"N, 103° 45' 57"E
E39 Indonesia Indonesian PT Semenanjung Televisi Batam STV Jalan Palapa 2, Sekupang, Batam
103° 57' 12"E, 01° 07' 12"N
E41 Indonesia Indonesian PT Media Nusantara Citra TV MNC TV Jalan Ir. Sutami, Sekupang, Batam
103° 57' 12"E, 01° 07' 12"N
E42 Malaysia Chinese, English, Malay Nat Seven sdn bhd ntv7 Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E43 Indonesia Indonesian PT Rajawali Citra Televisi Indonesia RCTI Batam
103° 56' 03"E, 01° 07' 45"N
E44 Malaysia Chinese, English, Hindi, Malay, Tamil Sistem TV Malaysia Berhad tv9 Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E45 Indonesia Indonesian PT Televisi Tranformasi Indonesia Trans TV Jalan Palapa 2, Sekupang, Batam
103° 57' 12"E, 01° 07' 12"N
E46 Malaysia Chinese, English Metropolitan TV sdn bhd 8TV Gunung Pulai
01° 36' 12"N, 103° 32' 50"E
E47 Indonesia Indonesian PT Surya Citra Televisi SCTV Batu Ampar, Batam
104° 00' 48"E, 01° 10' 44"N
E49 Indonesia Indonesian PT Indosiar Visual Mandiri Indosiar Jalan Palapa TVRI, Sekupang, Batam
E51 Indonesia Indonesian Riau Pos Group Batam TV Batam
E53 Indonesia Indonesian PT Cakrawala Andalas Televisi ANteve Batam
E55 Indonesia Indonesian Barelang TV Batam
E57 Indonesia Indonesian PT Global Informasi Bermutu Global TV Batam
E59 Indonesia Indonesian PT Duta Visual Nusantara Tivi Tujuh Trans 7 Batam
E61 Indonesia Indonesian Urban TV (UTV) Batam
Mediacorp van with logo: The Choice

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