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MediaCorp’s Radio Stations are listeners’ favourite 8 out of 10 most listened to stations are from MediaCorp
Singapore, 28 November 2013 – MediaCorp’s radio stations remain as favourite radio stations in Singapore, according to the latest Nielsen Radio Diary Survey.
MediaCorp’s Chinese station, Y.E.S. 93.3FM continues to dominate as the No. 1 radio station in Singapore with a listenership of 21.8%. Taking the second and third places are also stations from MediaCorp, Love 97.2FM & Capital 95.8FM with listenership of 20.1% and 17.1% respectively.
Class 95FM is ranked FIRST amongst all the English stations in Singapore with a weekly audience of 621,000. Gold 90.5FM is the second most listened to English station in Singapore with an impressive increase in listenership of 1.5% from 11.7% to 13.2%.
Taking the lion’s share with eight out of the top 10 positions, the survey showed that MediaCorp Radio stations continue to be the most preferred choices amongst listeners.
“We are delighted to know that our offerings are being acknowledged by our listeners and business partners. We will continue to explore new programmes to serve both our new and old audiences. We thank our listeners for all the support and encourage them to stay tuned to MediaCorp radio stations as we bring them more exciting radio programmes and events in the new year,” said Ms Florence Lian, Managing Director for Radio, MediaCorp.
For more information, please contact:
Chua Pauline (Ms)
MediaCorp, Radio Division
DID: (65) 6359 7307
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.
Initiatives in the new digital space include Internet TV-on-demand, High Definition TV broadcast and Over-the-Top (OTT) interactive services.
Beyond Singapore, 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.
Our financial and strategic relationship in the region includes International Media Corporation in Vietnam, which was set up to develop and produce television entertainment and economic news content. MediaCorp also has a stake in Singapore-based retail firm Reebonz, one of the region’s fastest growing luxury online retailers and a majority stake in Cubinet Interactive, a Malaysian digital games publisher.
Winner of numerous international awards and accolades including Asian Television Awards’ Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year, MediaCorp’s mission is to engage, entertain and enrich audiences by harnessing the power of creativity.
For more information, please visit mediacorp.sg.
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