Bernama lnternet TV will be launched now
At a news conference, chairman Datuk Seri Annuar Zaini said the service would be available to a worldwide audience.
"We want to make it accessible to people anywhere," he said.
"People are always demanding for the latest news updates and we are doing our part by
catering to that as we d0 not want them to obtain the news from outside services," he
Annuar said he expected the response to be good, citing the number of people who went online to watch, the debate between PKR adviser Datuk Seri Anwar lbrahim and
Information Minister Datuk Abroad Shabery Cheek, which was aired on television recently.
Bernama lntemet TV will operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
"Whatever content that is on Astro Channel 502 (Bemama TV) will be available on the
lnternet W. However, there will be a two to threeZminute delay on the lntemet but it will
be a live feed," he said, adding that the service would be free.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Abroad Badawi is expected to launch the service.