|Country||British Hong Kong (1991-1994)|
|Broadcast area||Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands|
|Headquarters||British Hong Kong (1991-1994)|
|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 480i/576i for the SDTV feed)
|Owner||STAR TV and Viacom (1991-1994)|
ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA (1995-present)
|Launched||15 September 1991 (STAR TV)|
3 May 1995 (as a standalone pay-TV channel)
|Closed||2 May 1994(STAR TV)|
|First Media |
|Channel 220 (SD)|
Channel 356 (HD)
|South Luzon CATV |
|Channel 321 (Digital)|
|Macau CATV (Macau)||Channel 446|
| Metro Manila: |
|Destiny Cable |
|Channel 71 (Digital)|
|Parasat Cable TV |
|Fil Products Ozamiz |
|Cable TV Hong Kong |
|Astro||Channel 718 (HD)|
|Sky Pacific||Channel 4|
|Sky Net |
|Kristal-Astro||Channel 718 (HD)|
|M2V Mobile TV||Channel 0003|
|Singtel TV |
|Channel 350 (HD/VOD)|
|StarHub TV |
|Channel 533 (HD)|
|Unifi TV |
|Channel 531 (HD)|
|Channel 512 (HD)|
MTV is a pan-Asian music pay-television channel that was originally launched on 15 September 1991 as a music channel exclusively on the STAR TV platform, and then on 3 May 1995 as a standalone pay-TV channel. It is owned by ViacomCBS Networks EMEAA.
MTV Asia was originally launched on 15 September 1991 as a joint venture between STAR TV and Viacom, but later STAR TV's contract with MTV expired on 2 May 1994. This led to the launch of Channel [V] on 27 May 1994.
MTV Mandarin was launched on 25 April 1995 as a 24-hour Chinese language channel broadcast from Singapore serving Mandarin-speaking Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Singapore.
MTV Asia was launched on 3 May 1995 as a 24-hour English-language channel broadcast from Singapore seen throughout Asia in territories including Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, the Middle East, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.
In 1996, MTV Asia, along with its two sister channels MTV Mandarin, MTV India and MTV Indonesia was launched on the Palapa C2 digital satellite. Other channels were also carried on Palapa C2 that includes Channel V.
MTV has partnered with domestic media companies to produce local-language content for its channels in Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.
On May 2021, MTV Asia will air selected programs from its sister channel MTV Live HD from 12:00 MN - 4:00 PM (SGT) daily.
Main article: List of MTV VJs