VIETV
TypeDigital broadcast and internet streaming television network
Country
United States
AvailabilityNational
Founded2011
by Kevin Ngo
AreaUnited States
Key people
Kevin Ngo
(Chief Executive Officer)
Robert Pham
(President)
Launch date
2011 (2011)
Official website
www.vietv.com

VIETV is an American Vietnamese-language broadcast television network based in Houston, Texas. The network began broadcasting over-the-air in Houston in 2011, and has since started affiliates broadcasting in Los Angeles, California, Orange County, California, San Francisco, California, San Jose, California, Dallas, Texas, Atlanta, Georgia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Boston, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C.[1] The Houston, Dallas, Los Angeles, and San Jose affiliates are also available in live streaming video on the Vietv.com website,[2] and the network has created the UNO IP IPTV set-top box for viewing their content on televisions outside their broadcast area.[1]

VIETV has six studios, including their headquarters in Houston and locations in Southern California, Northern California, Boston, and Philadelphia. Original programming on VIETV includes the Evening NEWS and NEWS @ Nite programs,[3] the It's Your Birthday children's show, Cooking with Chef Cam-Yuet, Beauty by Tiffani, World Travel, and The Law & Legal Issues, hosted by VIETV president Robert Pham.[1]

Affiliates

Market Channel[4] Video Aspect Callsign PSIP Short Name Network Name
Los Angeles 56.6 720p 16:9 KDOC-TV VIETVhd VieTV
Dallas / Fort Worth 22.2 480i 16:9 KAZD VIETV VieTV
Houston 57.11 480i 4:3 KUBE-TV VieTV VieTV
San Francisco / San Jose 38.3 480i 16:9 KCNS-TV KCNSDT3 VieTV
16.4 480i 16:9 KSCZ-LD VietV VieTV
Boston 62.3 480i 4:3 WMFP VieTV VieTV
Washington, D.C. 49.4 480i 16:9 WWTD-LD VieTV VieTV
Tulsa, Oklahoma 39.5 480i 16:9 KZLL-LD VieTV VieTV

References

  1. ^ a b c "VIETV, the Houston-based Vietnamese language TV network, keeps expanding". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  2. ^ "VIETV Houston - Watch Free Vietnamese Internet Television Online Channels In US". vietv.com. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Style profile: Kieu Tram aims for a modern take on tradition". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  4. ^ "RabbitEars.Info VieTV". rabbitears.info. Retrieved 2 December 2014.