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Hong Kong pay-TV provider i-Cable has increased its channel count from Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) with the addition of Nick Jr.

HK Cable TV logo 27April 2018The linear pre-school children’s channel will join Comedy Central Asia, MTV China and Nickelodeon on i-Cable’s HK Cable TV platform, the companies announced at APOS 2018  in Bali.

“We are delighted to broaden our collaboration with i-Cable to now add Nick Jr channel to their channel line-up. Nick Jr is about giving children and their parents A Smart Place to Play,” said Pierre Cheung, senior vice president and general manager, Greater China, Viacom International Media Networks.

“Our preschool shows are both smart and fun, powered by great stories, relatable characters and character-led curriculum that have been our hallmark.”

Nick Jr will offer a range of animation content including PAW Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Nella the Princess Knight, and Shimmer and Shine, which are designed to engage and encourage early childhood development.

The channel’s launch date and pricing plans are yet to be announced by i-Cable.

The i-Cable deal follows hot on the heals of VIMN’s recent announcement that its interactive mobile app Nick Jr. Play is to launch in Australia with pay-TV platforms Foxtel and Fetch later this year
Indonesia’s leading mobile operator, Telkomsel, is also to launch Nick Jr linear channel, VIMN announced at APOS.