Tencent Tech, 11/22/11
Chinese P2P streaming video platform PPLive (PPTV) announced the launch of a new Korean soap opera channel in Beijing today. The new channel is located at korea.pptv.com.
PPTV partnered with South Korean networks KBS, SBS, and IMBC to acquire the rights to 100% of their TV drama programming. The site's new channel offers more than 8,000 episodes of more than 300 series, all in high-definition and with Chinese subtitles.
PPTV CEO Vincent Tao said that the site had formed partnerships with more than 120 television stations to date.