Medialink has been appointed as the exclusive provider of video news
releases to Global Business 2000, the business television show which
launches this month on NBC’s satellite services covering Asia and
The deal, struck with the show’s US-based production company Economic
Television, will see Medialink provide the programme ‘with any
appropriate VNRs’ suitable for the show’s business audience, said
Medialink’s vice chairman David Davis.
The show’s launch is part of NBC’s revamp of its international programme
service and the formal launch of NBC Asia on 15 January.
NBC, which is already available in Europe through NBC Super Channel, has
launched both an entertainment station and a 24-hour news and business
station under the NBC Asia banner.