More news from R World after this. Yesterday, Reliance announced that it had signed a deal with Radio Netherlands Worldwide (RNW). RNW boasts of a 60 year presence in the news and entertainment broadcasting space. Reliance R World users – GSM and CDMA – will have access to around the clock live streamed radio content from Radio Netherlands. It will also feature its RNW WAP news feed on RWorld.
While highlighting the importance of news in everyday life and the advantage of it being accessible at the push of a button, Mr. Prashant Gokarn, 3G Head, Reliance Communications said that it will be available to all 125 million customers. This partnership is a first of its kind for RNW. Reliance has in the past, inked a similar deals with BBC, CNN etc – 13 channels in all . Jan Hoek, RNW’s Director General said that company is looking forward to more such partnerships.
If you are curious as to what kind of content RNW broadcasts, do check out the programme schedule on their website. RNW’s broadcast will be available R World at a cost of 5p/10kb. More about Reliance’s Live News Streaming service here.
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