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Asia Television Limited is a digital media company (and formerly a free-to-air television channel) in Hong Kong; launched on May 29, 1957 as Rediffusion Television, ATV became the world's first Chinese-language television station, and the first in Hong Kong. RTV started free-to-air broadcasting on November 30, 1973 and was renamed to Asia Television on September 24, 1982, and continued to air until its license expired on April 1, 2016.

Rediffusion

1957-1973

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RTV

1967-1973

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1973-1982

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ATV

1982-1989

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1989-2007

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2007-2016

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On April 1, 2015, Hong Kong’s Executive Council gave ATV a one-year notice that its terrestrial television license - which was due to expire on 30 November 2015 - would not be renewed; on March 4, 2016, the station ceased broadcasting and filed for bankruptcy.

2017-present

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In December 2017, ATV was revived as an OTT service.

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