is a TV channel broadcast by Pakistan Television Corporation
andalso offered in Europe
and United States
. Its broadcasts select programming from PTV National
, PTV News
and other PTV-run networks. On air since April 2006, PTV Global is available via Dish Network
in the US, while it transmits free-to-air on Sky
/ Eurobird 1
PTV in USA
PTV Global was launched in 2006. It is one of the six channels of the PTV Network. It commenced its transmission for the United States on April 22, 2006 and for the United Kingdom on April 2, 2007.
PTV Global beams its transmission from Islamabad, Pakistan on AsiaSat-35, and is viewed in over 50 countries worldwide, covering the continents of Asia, Africa, Europe, America and Australia. PTV Global is available exclusively in the US on the Dish Network, and on British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) in the UK.
PTV is the most watched television network in Pakistan.
PTV-Global covers news & current affairs programming covering all faucets of national politics, economy, current affairs, regional & International news, with a focus on the culture, art and music of Pakistan.