MediaCorp broadcasts National Day Parade 2013 ‘live’ on Toggle and across multiple platforms

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MediaCorp broadcasts National Day Parade 2013 'live' on Toggle and across multiple platforms

Singapore, 7 August 2013 – MediaCorp celebrates Singapore’s 48th birthday with ‘live’ telecast of this year’s National Day Parade (NDP) 2013 on 9 August across multiple platforms - Toggle, TV, radio, out-of-home and online.

Television viewers in Singapore can watch the Parade on Channel 5, HD 5, Channel 8, Channel U, okto, Suria, and Vasantham from 5.45pm to 8.35pm. Viewers in Asia will also be able to catch the NDP on Channel NewsAsia International (CNAI) from 5.35pm to 8.35pm Singapore / Hong Kong time, as well as on its website at, and

MediaCorp radio stations will broadcast the parade over 938LIVE, Capital 95.8FM, Warna 94.2FM and Oli 96.8FM from 5.45pm to 8.35pm in English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil respectively.

For the first time, Toggle will simulcast the Parade across the four language platforms, Channel 5, Channel 8, Suria and Vasantham. Overseas Singaporeans can take the opportunity to view our National Day Parade ‘live’ on Toggle via SG+, by registering for a Toggle account with their NRIC number. XinMSN is also offering live streaming of the simulcast Parade proceedings from Channel 5.

Viewers who are unable to catch the ‘live’ broadcast of the Parade may watch it on Toggle catchup at across the four channels, Channel 5, Channel 8, Suria and Vasantham. XinMSN will also offer catchup viewing on for Channel 8 and Channel 5 from 10 August 2013.

MediaCorp’s digital screens will also show the Parade at JCube, Bugis Village, iFly (Sentosa), Orchard Central (indoor), Ion Orchard and the newly renovated ChinaTown Point on indoor and outdoor screens from 5.45pm to 8.35pm. Selected bus-stops in town will also screen the proceedings on 55-inch LED TV screens. Toggle will also bring the parade to The Star Vista and Bishan Junction 8 via the screens there.

Encore telecasts are as follows:


okto                              17 August 2013, Saturday, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

Channel 5/ HD 5             18 August 2013, Sunday, 3.00pm – 6.45pm


Channel 8                      11 August 2013, Sunday, 1.00pm – 4.30pm


Suria                             18 August 2013, Sunday, 3.50pm – 6.45pm


Vasantham                    15 August 2013, Thursday, 3.00pm – 6.00pm

#The list of bus shelters as follow:


Road Name

Bus Stop Description


Orchard Rd

Royal Thai Embassy


Orchard Rd

The Heeren


Orchard Rd

Lucky Plaza


Orchard Rd

Concorde Hotel


Orchard Rd

Delfi Orchard


Orchard Rd

Midpoint Orchard


Scotts Rd

Royal Plaza on Scotts


Tanglin Rd

After Tomlinson Rd


River Valley

Fort Canning Park


Anson Rd 

International Plaza


Fullerton Rd

One Fullerton


Napier Rd

British Council