Kristal-Astro

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Kristal Astro
TypeDirect Broadcast Satellite
First air date
24 January 2000 (2000-01-24)
AvailabilityNational
SloganThe Future Is Direct To U
(2000 – 2003)
Making Your Life Richer
(2003 – 2012)
Go Beyond
(2012 - now)
HeadquartersBandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
Broadcast area
Brunei
AreaBandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
OwnerAstro
ParentAstro Malaysia Holdings Sdn Bhd
Launch date
24 January 2000 (2000-01-24)
Official website
www.kristalastro.com

Kristal-Astro is the sole operator of Brunei's multi-channel pay-TV service. It was officially launched on 24 January 2000. The company is a joint-venture between Kristal Sdn Bhd and Malaysia's Astro Television Network System (Malaysia) Sendirian Berhad a subsidiary of Astro Malaysia Holdings Sdn Bhd.

All channels are customised to ensure that all programmes adhere to Brunei's religious, cultural and social values. Subscribers will also have access to pay-per-view services, as well as a wide range of interactive services, such as home banking, home shopping and distance learning.

Subscribers receive the satellite service using the state-of-the-art Digital Multimedia System (DMS), the same system introduced by Astro in Malaysia.

The operations of Kristal-Astro are backed by DST Group's expertise in the areas of marketing, sales, information technology and technical support.

Channels currently on Astro[edit]

List of TV channels[edit]

List of radio stations[edit]

  • Ai FM
  • Asyik FM
  • Bayu FM
  • Classic Rock
  • Era FM
  • Go Xuan
  • Gold
  • Hitz FM
  • India Beat
  • Jazz
  • Kenyalang FM
  • Lite FM
  • MY FM
  • Melody FM
  • Minnal FM
  • Mix FM
  • Nasional FM
  • Opus
  • Osai FM
  • Sabah V FM
  • Sinar FM
  • THR Gegar
  • THR Raaga
  • Traxx FM
  • Wai FM
  • Zayan

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