Channel NewsAsia Now Available on iflix


iflix has inked a deal to add Channel NewsAsia, one of Southeast Asia’s leading English-language Asian news channels, to its iflix News lineup.

As of today, all iflix users throughout Asia can access Channel NewsAsia for the latest on global developments, business, current affairs, sports, lifestyle and entertainment. The channel is available both on iflixVIP and iflixFREE.

Craig Galvin, iflix’s global head of content, said: “In a world that is both increasingly local and global, understanding and awareness of current events and news has never been more relevant. With iflix News, we set out to bring timely, comprehensive coverage to users on their terms. We are excited to welcome Channel NewsAsia, one of Asia’s leading and most-trusted television news channels, on board to deliver current affairs, lifestyle magazine and in-depth analysis shows from an Asian perspective.”

Woon Chuk Chan, Channel NewsAsia’s lead for channel distribution, added: “The partnership with iflix is part of our ongoing strategy to remain relevant to a digitally focused audience, giving users greater freedom and flexibility over their viewing experience. The ever-changing media landscape has provided opportunities for us to deliver authentic features from Asia and around the world, bringing viewers high-quality content on-the-go.”