Republic Media Network expanding its global operations has been launched in the United Kingdom on August 15.
Republic Media Network's Hindi Channel R. Bharat will launch a separate UK beam with locally curated programs and events.
Talking about the launch, Priya Mukherjee, President - Distribution & International Revenue at Republic Media Network said, “After the superlative performance of Republic TV as the No 1 English News channel in India since its inception in 2017 till date and its successful run in the MENA
Region and North America, we are delighted to bring Republic Bharat to its viewers in the UK through Sky. With our compelling content, huge fondness and appreciation for the channel from the Indian diaspora internationally we will endeavor to build value through our partners for all the stakeholders.”
The separate beam is being telecast in alliance with World View Media Limited, Channel partner for Republic Media Network in the UK. Talking about the association, Manish Vasisht –Director of World View Media Limited said, “This association is exciting as we will use our international experience to grow the brand of Republic Media Network overseas”
World Media Connect (WMC), a well-known UK Media Agency has been roped in for handling Ad Sales and Marketing for the UK market. Speaking on behalf of WMC, Sumant Bahl – Founder and Director of World Media Connect said, “There is strong demand for Brand Arnab and Brand Republic in the UK and with our experience of handling UK brands, we are confident of making this a success in the UK.”
Republic Media Network is India’s first independent global news venture. We have been leading the English news viewership consistently since we launched two years back in 2017. With broadcast across all platforms in India, we have not only been topping viewership across India but also enjoy a wide viewership among Indians and South Asians living in Canada, New Zealand, Russia, Australia, and the Middle East. Within two years, Republic Network has grown leaps and bounds; with a greater emphasis on Nation first, no compromise; and doesn’t intend to stop.
Republic TV has been India’s leading and most-watched English-language news channel with the youngest and most insatiable news team and has broken the norms of traditional newsroom and journalistic setups. With 114 weeks no.1, Republic TV has broken records in the English news channel arena.