On 1 July 1995, 8TV began its operation under the name MetroVision. However, it was shut down at 1 November 1999.
On 8 January 2004, MetroVision was relaunched as 8TV under the ownership of Media Prima. Its logo came with 2 color variants. The orange variant represents the English programming slot, while the pink one represents Chinese programming.
On 5 March 2018, 8TV became a full-fledged Chinese language TV channel, thus dropping the orange logo variant that was associated with its English programs.
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