CNBC Awaaz(Awaaz is Hindi for ‘voice’) is TV18’s Hindi business news channel. It was launched in 2005, a year after Zee Business, its only Hindi-language competitor.
CNBC Awaaz is the second CNBC-branded channel in India, after the English-language CNBC-TV18. Later, in 2014, the Gujarati channel CNBC Bajar was launched.
| Part of Reliance Industries Limited (Network18)
Subsidiaries: Viacom181 (Viacom18 Motion Pictures)
National news channels: Hindi: News18 India | English: CNN-News182
Business news channels3: Hindi: CNBC Awaaz | English: CNBC-TV18 HD | Gujarati: CNBC Bajar
Regional news channels: (most acquired from the ETV Network)
Hindi-speaking regions: News18 Punjab/Haryana/Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh/Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh/Chhattisgarh, Bihar/Jharkhand and Rajasthan
Other regional channels: News18 Kannada, Bangla, Odia, Lokmat+ (Marathi), Gujarati, Urdu, Assam/Northeast+ (Assamese), Tamil Nadu+ (Tamil) and Kerala+ (Malayalam)
History TV18 HD | FYI TV18 HD (to be shut down)
Other channels: Topper TV | Shop CJ
Divested channels: Home Shop 18
+Not formerly owned by ETV Network; these channels have always been owned by TV18.
1Joint venture with Viacom.
2Joint venture with Turner Broadcasting System (WarnerMedia).
3Joint venture with NBCUniversal (Comcast).
4Joint venture with A&E Networks.