Consistent with its commitment to deliver the best viewing experience for Kapamilyas in the region and worldwide, The Filipino Channel (TFC) takes entertainment in the Gulf and United Arab Emirates (UAE) to a higher plane with TFC IPTV Video on Demand (VOD). Anchored on the promise “Sa TFC IPTV VOD, Boss Ka, Dahil May Choice Ka,” TFC leverages on technology and gives the viewers the power to choose their kind of entertainment, and to view their programs anytime and anywhere they want.
ABS-CBN Middle East, Europe and Africa Managing Director Kai Rodriguez says that as the only network truly in the service of Filipinos, TFC tries to be at the forefront in tapping the newest technology to bring world-class content to Filipinos worldwide. Rodriguez says: “TFC is the first Filipino network to elevate the Filipino viewing experience and to deliver an expansive portfolio of entertainment and news programs employing the Internet Protocol TV (IPTV) platform in the Middle East.
Rodriguez further says that the launch of TFC IPTV VOD affirms that at TFC, the customer is king “TFC IPTV VOD is also the fulfillment of our promise to deliver content according to Filipinos’ viewing needs and habits and in a manner that suits their lifestyle. VOD enables overseas Filipinos to consume their news and entertainment according to their preferences when their schedules allow.”
The power to choose your entertainment
With its VOD feature and its library of its current and past episodes, TFC IPTV VOD enables viewers to watch eight ABS-CBN channels over and over again within a specified period of time. Through its VOD feature, Filipinos can play their favorite programs, rewind to their favorite scenes and even fast forward anytime they want for a minimum internet connection of 2 MBPS, using TFC’s IPTV box.
One box, eight channels
These premium channels include: TFC, home of top-rate programs including live news and widely followed teleseryes from the Philippines’ number 1 network ABS-CBN; ABS-CBN Sports + Action, the homebase of adrenaline-packed sporting events, thrilling talk shows and action-packed movies; ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC), the 24-hour source of up-to-date reports on current events and incisive analysis on the latest issues; Cinema One Global, the virtual stage for blockbuster Pinoy movies and award-winning classics, critically-acclaimed indie films, including a marathon of teleseryes and in-house magazine talk shows; DZMM Teleradyo, the channel that brings breaking news, insightful commentaries and public service programs for Filipinos worldwide; My Only Radio For Life (MOR), the music authority in the Philippines which also brings contemporary and classic hits to Filipinos outside the homeland; Karaoke Channelwhich lets Pinoys take the microphone and sing their favorite songs; and
TFC Pay-Per-View, where viewers get to see the premieres of the latest blockbuster movies on the small screen for an affordable fee.
News and entertainment anytime, anywhere
The IPTV VOD package also comes with the TFC Everywhere plan that allows Filipinos to enjoy TFC on three devices: their TVs through the IPTV box, tablet and smart phones, so viewers can enjoy TFC on the go, anywhere they are in the country.
Premium packages that suit your lifestyle
Aside from the power to choose their entertainment, Filipinos can enjoy TFC IPTV VOD through flexible 3-month, 6-month and 12-month packages for a monthly fee of only AED 99 a month. Subscription renewals can be made through cash, credit card (denominations of AED 50, 100 or 500) or prepaid cards (denominations of AED 50, 100 or 300) and through an easy self-renewal process. Meantime, Pay-Per-View packages are available at AED 15 per content through an easy reload facility.
Soon, TFC IPTV VOD will be available in the Middle East via various electronics retail distributors and major hypermarts plus other countries in the UAE. To enjoy TFC IPTV VOD, call 800 832 in the UAE or 00800 971 832 in Qatar or visit Carrefour in the UAE.