Singapore, 7 August 2012 – Celebrate Singapore’s 47th birthday with MediaCorp’s ‘live’ telecast of this year’s National Day Parade (NDP) 2012 on 9 August across multiple platforms from TV, radio, out-of-home to online.
Television viewers in Singapore can watch the ‘live’ parade proceedings on Channel 5 and in high definition on HD 5 from 5.20pm to 8.10pm. Viewers can also catch the action on Channel 8, Channel U, okto, Suria, and Vasantham from 5.50pm to 8.10pm. Viewers in Asia will also be able to catch the NDP ‘live’ on Channel NewsAsia International (CNAI) from 5.50pm to 8.10pm Singapore / Hong Kong time.
MediaCorp’s radio stations will cover the parade ‘live’ over 938LIVE, Capital 95.8FM, Warna 94.2FM and Oli 96.8FM from 6.00pm to 8.00pm in English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil respectively.
For those on the move, you will be able to catch the live screening of the Parade on the outdoor digital screens managed by MediaCorp at ION Orchard, Orchard Central, *Scape, Bugis Village and JCube from 5.20pm to 8.10pm. The ‘live’ Parade proceedings will also be beamed on 55-inch LED TV screens at 17# of our bus-stop locations around town.
Viewers who are unable to catch the ‘live’ broadcast of the Parade may view them through Catchup TV on xinmsn.com/ndp2012 for Channel 8 and Channel 5 from 10 August 2012. Encore telecasts are as follows:
okto 11 August 2012, Saturday, 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Channel 5/ HD 5 18 August 2012, Saturday, 4.30pm – 7.30pm
Channel 8 12 August 2012, Sunday, 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Suria 12 August 2012, Sunday, 4.00pm – 6.30pm
Vasantham 14 August 2012, Tuesday, 4.30pm – 7.00pm
#The list of bus shelters as follow:
Bus Stop Description
Royal Thai Embassy
Opp Mandarin S'pore - Heeren
Royal Plaza on Scotts
After Tomlinson Rd
Fort Canning Park
Opp British Council
Opp Gleneagles Hospital
Opp Traders Hotel
Issued by Corporate Communications, MediaCorp.
For more information, please contact:
Yeong Lai Lai
MediaCorp is Singapore’s leading media company with the most complete range of platforms, spanning television, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, digital and out-of-home media.
It pioneered the development of Singapore’s broadcasting industry, with the broadcast of Radio in 1936 and Television in 1963. Today, MediaCorp has over 50 products and brands in four languages (English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil), reaching out to all adults in Singapore every week.
Our industry firsts include the Digital Video Broadcast technology for outdoor digital television, and Asia’s first Digital Audio Broadcast radio service. Initiatives in the digital space include online classifieds, Internet TV-on-demand, High Definition TV broadcast.
MediaCorp is an active regional player through co-productions in TV dramas and movies, magazines publishing, as well as Channel NewsAsia International, one of the first Asian-owned English news channels.
Winner of numerous international awards and accolades including Asian Television Awards’ Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year, MediaCorp’s vision is to become Asia’s top media company, delivering valued content to the world.
For more information, please visit mediacorp.com.sg.
<< Back to Media