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FYI
CountrySoutheast Asia (except Malaysia)
Broadcast areaIndonesia
Philippines
South Korea
Singapore
Taiwan
Myanmar
Thailand
SloganFor Your Inspiration
HeadquartersSingapore
Programming
Picture format16:9 (SDTV)
HDTV
Ownership
OwnerA+E Networks Asia
Sister channelsCrime & Investigation Network
History
H2
Lifetime
History
Launched27 May 2008 (as Bio)
6 October 2014 (as FYI)
Closed14 December 2018 (Malaysia)
30 June 2019 (Thailand, Indonesia and Myanmar)
1 July 2019 (Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Philippines)
Former namesThe Biography Channel (2008-2014)
Links
Websitefyiasia.tv

FYI (stylized as fyi,) was a Southeast Asian television channel (excluding Malaysia, formerly including Malaysia) dedicating to lifestyle. The channel was launched on May 27, 2008 as Bio. by A+E Networks Asia, a joint-venture between A+E Networks and Astro Holdings Sdn Bhd in Malaysia.[1] On October 6, 2014, Bio. became FYI.[2]

On 14 June 2013, Bio ceased transmission on Astro, rebranded to FYI on 6 October 2014, this broadcasting resume on Astro on 16 November 2014. On 14 December 2018, FYI and Lifetime ceased transmission in Malaysia, on Astro.

After 11 years of broadcasting, the channel ceased broadcasting on 1 July 2019, after which the channel space created in 2008 by The Biography Channel ceased to exist.

Final Programming

FYI Programs

Bio Programs

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Now on Crime + Investigation.
  2. ^ Now on Lifetime.

References

  1. ^ "enews ข่าวประชาสัมพันธ์ enews". Newswit.com. Retrieved 2017-06-24.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-01-22. Retrieved 2015-01-22.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)