Geo TV or Geo Television is a Pakistani television channel established in May 2002 and owned by Independent Media Corporation. The channel began test transmission on 14 August 2002, with regular transmission beginning 1 October 2002. Geo is an Urdu word meaning live on.
ARY Digital, a subsidiary of the ARY Group, is a popular Pakistani television network available in Pakistan, the Middle East, North America and Europe. The ARY Group of companies is a Dubai-based holding company founded by a Pakistani businessman, Abdul Razzak Yaqoob (ARY). The network caters to the needs of South Asians, particularly the Pakistani diaspora. The channel is considered to be a pioneer in Pakistani media and broadcasting industry, and has an expanding network of channels, each with an independent focus.
Hum TV is a 24-hour entertainment TV channel based in Karachi, Pakistan. It is the first brand of Hum Network Limited (KSE:HUMNL). Hum Network Limited was known as Eye Television Network Limited prior to January 21, 2011. Hum TV began its transmission on January 17, 2005. Hum Network announced its first Hum Awards ceremony will be held in March 2013.
Urdu 1 or Urdu 1 Channel is an Urdu language, television network, owned by Alliance Media FZ-LLC Dubai. The channel’s transmission became available in Pakistan on 12 June 2012, with regular transmission beginning 23 June 2012.
Urdu 1 is the channel that is airing national and international serials such as Pakistani, Turkish, Croatian, Spanish and Indian serials. Turkish and Spanish, serials are aired after dubbing in Urdu. Urdu1 is a trendsetter. After airing the first Turkish series Ishq-e-Memnu every channel started showing foreign content. Ishq-e-Memnu is an all-time blockbuster by getting 11.79 ratings on its last episode, no other channel has broken the record from December 2012 to now. Ishq-e-Memnu is aired once again due to immense public demand. It aired everyday 10:00pm. Also Fatmagul was very popular , as so it is being repeated.
TVOne Global is a general entertainment channel from Pakistan that airs dramas, soaps and lifestyle programs. TVOne Global and sister station News One are part of Air Waves Media, owned by Interflow Communications, one of Pakistan’s leading advertising agencies. Interflow Communications launched the first privately owned TV channel in Pakistan in the early 1990s as well as launching TV ASIA in the UK. In August 2009, TVOne Global launched the channel in the United States on Dish Network. In September 2010, a Canadian service operating under the name TVOne Global Canada launched on Rogers Cable.