Chinoy TV Moves To ANC

By Queencee Colleen Quitalig 07 February, 2017

It's been more than half a decade since we decided to turn our vision―to put the Chinese-Filipino culture under the spotlight through a lifestyle magazine show that tackles its different aspects―into reality. And though the past six years may have been a real struggle for us, as the Chinoy TV President Alvin Kingson Tan himself admitted, we kept on pushing forward as we believed in our aim. Now, after a series of setbacks, victories, and the lessons we learned in between, plus the overwhelming support that you, our audience, constantly gives us, we thought it's about time for us to take our game to the next level.

Last January 12, we met with the executives of the ABS-CBN News Channel―ANC Sales Head, Ms. Leng Trivino-Nicolas, and ANC Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Cilette Liboro-Co―for the contract signing that will seal our partnership with the network. Now, we are more than happy to announce that starting on March 11, you may now catch Chinoy TV every Saturday at 8PM and Sunday at 11AM on ANC! This opportunity will allow us to bring the Chinese-Filipino story to a wider audience and take our pride of our culture to a higher platform. See you there, Kapamilya!


(F L-R):  ANC Sales Head, Ms. Leng Trivino-Nicolas, ANC Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Cilette Liboro-Co, Chinoy TV President, Mr. Alvin Kingson Tan, and Chinoy TV Chief Operating Officer, Ms. Loraine Tan, all set to seal the deal. 

One of our hosts and tagged as the "face of the modern Chinoy youth", Gretchen Ho, also made it to the event.




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