Asian Food Channel

Singapore’s media market is often said to be too small to sustain a large number of media companies. Even so, it is still possible to set up a TV channel of your own. The Asian Food Channel (AFC) is a fine example.

AFC was set up in 2005 by a Briton and a Singaporean. Recently, it was acquired by Scripps Networks Interactive, an American TV network.

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One of the key factors to AFC’s success was an untapped regional market with strong demand. Are there any other gaps among the media industries in Asia?

About Law Loo Shien

I am with the Resources, Discovery and Access team at NTU Library. There was once I scored a D for an undergraduate module on Political Philosophy, but it was the best course I'd ever taken. It planted the seeds of intellectual growth, and gave me a framework to understand human nature.
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