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Sino channel launches on Freeview in time for the visit of Chinese President to UK


Sino channel launches on Freeview in time for the visit of Chinese President to UK

• Vision247 launches Sino channel on Freeview for the Chinese Presidential visit to the UK
• It is now available on Freeview via VisionTV channel 244, online and mobile apps
• Sino is one of the foremost English language TV channel dedicated to improving Chinese and UK understanding.

London, 21 October 2015 – TV technology specialist Vision247 announces the launch of Sino just in time for the visit of The President of The People's Republic of China, Mr Xi Jinping to the UK.
Mr Xi Jinping, accompanied by Madame Peng Liyuan, accepted an invitation from Her Majesty the Queen and is paying a state visit to the United Kingdom from 20th to 23rd October 2015 for the first time this decade. The President and Madame Peng are staying at Buckingham Palace.

Sino is a leading English language media platform, devoted to providing informative and engaging TV and radio programming to help inform the UK about Chinese lifestyle and culture.
Petra Oblak, CEO of Vision247 says, “We are very honoured to participate in this significant moment and proud to launch a new channel which helps understanding and relations between our two countries. It’s important that Sino channel is available on Freeview via VisionTV as it is the No1 source of knowledge on China and inspires the audience to take a greater interest in travelling to, or working with China. It is where East meets West. ”

About VisionTV

VisionTV is a free to air news and entertainment portal on Freeview channel 244 bringing a wide variety of international channels to communities all over the UK.
VisionTV is also available online and smart phone apps.
About Vision247™

Vision247™ is a high growth media technology and content distribution company providing end-to-end broadcast solutions to television channels, content owners, network operators and ISPs. Its services also include satellite playout, studio facilities, multiscreen and OTT IPTV services, smart TV and mobile apps. Headquartered in London and with offices in Dubai, UAE, Vision247™ creates innovative, compelling TV and video services for connected audiences worldwide. For more information, please go to

For further information on Vision247 contact:
Tanya Vidmar
mob: 00447960040484; 00971503449901