Reporting by team BacalahMalaysia.my
24-hour basis of news !
Will air on MYFreeview Channel 123 !
And is also multilingual for Malaysia. It’s called Saluran Berita RTM !
Yesterday, Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah launched a channel dedicated to news under state-owned broadcaster Radio Television Malaysia (RTM), as part of Putrajaya’s initiative to counter so-called “fake news”.
The communications and multimedia minister said the channel, called Saluran Berita RTM (RTM News Channel in Malay), will air on MYFreeview channel 123, and is also multilingual.
“It is a platform for information on a 24-hour basis, in Malay, English, Mandarin, and Tamil.
“It will offer 25 daily news slots, 12 weekly talk shows, five daily business news, and two weekly magazine programmes,” he said during the channel’s launch at RTM’s headquarters in Angkasapuri.
Saluran Berita RTM will run its primary news programmes every day from 12pm to 2pm, and from 7pm to 9pm. – BACALAHMALAYSIA.MY