Based in the Islamabad, the service started on 1992 as PTV-2 but was later renamed as PTV World in 1998. It is aimed at a worldwide market and is generally broadcast by FTA television providers around the world. It is a provider of live streaming world news which can be viewed via its website, YouTube, and various mobile devices and digital media players. The stated mission of the channels is to "provide a global public service and a common editorial stance".
PTV World was launched in 1992 as Pakistan's first satellite TV channel “PTV-2". its name was changed to PTV World in 1998. In 2007, PTV World was replaced by PTV News
but was re-inaugurated on January 29, 2013 as an English-language news TV channel.
Some famous programmes of this channel are:
- WORLD THIS MORNING
- VIEWS ON NEWS
- DIPLOMATIC ENCLAVE
- SKY IS THE LIMIT
- WORLD TODAY
- DINE WITH WORLD
- POLITICS TODAY
As of 2018, the reporting team included:
- Syed Ali Ehsan
- Gaitty Ara
- Shabir Wahgra
- Ali Andaz Haider
This channel also streams online on the channel's website.
- ^ "PTV World English News Channel by Pakistan Television Corporation". Ali Naz. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
- ^ Web, Desk (28 January 2013). "PTV's English channel to launch tomorrow: Report". Tribune. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
- ^ Channel Guide, PAKSAT.
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