Blue Ocean Network

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Blue Ocean Network
Blue Ocean Network logo.png
Launched2010
NetworkSatellite & Cable
television network
CountryChina
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaWorldwide
HeadquartersBeijing
Websitewww.bon.tv
Availability
Satellite
Sky (UK & Ireland)Channel 571
Astra 2F12581 V 22000 5/6
 
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Blue Ocean Network
Blue Ocean Network logo.png
Launched2010
NetworkSatellite & Cable
television network
CountryChina
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaWorldwide
HeadquartersBeijing
Websitewww.bon.tv
Availability
Satellite
Sky (UK & Ireland)Channel 571
Astra 2F12581 V 22000 5/6

Blue Ocean Network (BON) is an English-language television news network based in the People's Republic of China. According to the Party-owned Global Times, it is the first privately owned Chinese commercial TV network.[1]

It states its aim is to provide "comprehensive and objective programming produced exclusively from, and about, China".[2] It is available in Canada, Ireland, Mexico, the United Kingdom, the United States, and more than 50 Asian countries and regions.[1]

It is funded by CDH Venture Partners.[2]

Some of the news anchors at BON include Fergus Thompson with "China Take", Joseph Nordstrom on "Biz Wire", Ken Xu host of "Micro Blog Buzz" and Neal Jones anchor of "China Beat" and narrative host of a number of feature programs.

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