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GMM Z, CTH team up to offer CTHZ Premier League + HD

Back05 Feb 2014

GMM Z and CTH, the two leading pay TV operators, have formed a content partnership with an aim to capture premium mass segment of pay TV market, which has a huge market value. The partnership leads to the launch of new pay TV package called “CTHZ Premier League+ HD”.

Mr.Diew Worathangtrakul, COO – Platform and Sponsorship, GMM Z Trading Co.,Ltd, said “GMM Z has teamed up with CTH to offer high quality entertainment and sports content for premium mass segment, the large segment of pay TV market. GMM Z offers new alternative for consumers to watch “Barclays Premier League”, England’s top football league adored by global football fans with teams like Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea, and Manchester United, by launching “CTHZ Premier League+ HD”. Moreover, GMM Z Pay TV’s customer can also enjoy watching more than 1,000 football matches from Germany’s Bundesliga (one of the top football league with highest attendance in the world, with teams like Bayern Munich and Dortmund), France’s Ligue 1, England’s Sky Bet Championship, the Brazilian League, J League (top Asian football league), Netherland’s Eredivisie, Capital One Cup, and Uefa Euro 2016 Qualifying matches (start in September 2014).

In addition, we also offer the World Wrestling Entertainment (“WWE”). For entertainment contents, we have high quality movies, series, documentary, cartoons and music for more than 270 channels and 20 HD channels. This package offers great entertainment and great value-for-money. CTHZ Premier League+ HD package is available on GMM Z HD and GMM Z HD Lite set top boxes and makes Z Pay TV the “King of Football” in Thailand.

Mr. Krissanan Ngampatipong, CEO of CTH, announced “New Pay TV’s strategy in Premium Mass market”

Mr. Krissanan said “As the premium mass segment is large and fast growing, and customers are savvy and know what they want and how to select what is best for them, in order to penetrate this segment, we decided to adopt the partnership strategy, which strengthened our products and services. For example, we need to offer wide variety of premium local and international contents, Plug & Play STB for easy installation, and convenient payment channels. Thus, the partnership between CTH and GMM Z will expand the subscriber base and accelerate the subscription of pay TV service. It’s also a perfect strategy to expand Premier League subscriber base.”

Mr.Fahmai Damrongchaitham, COO – Platform Strategy of GMM Z Trading said “The CTHZ Premier League+ HD package is available to all GMM Z HD STB, including the just launched “GMM Z HD Lite” STB. For customers with GMM Z HD STB, they can subscribe to the CTHZ Premier League+ HD package for 999 baht/30 days. For those who do not have GMM Z HD STB, they may purchase the GMM Z HD Lite STB (1,590 baht for STB only) with 2 months of CTHZ Premier League+ HD package for only 3,299 baht.”

“GMM Z HD Lite STB offers clear picture and full functions, and is compatible with all TV systems. Customers can enjoy 48 Digital TV channels and HD contents. In addition, it contains USB port, into which customers can plug in a flash drive or an external hard drive to watch movies and photos, or listen to music. Moreover, GMM Z also offers the new Gold and Platinum HD packages. For more information regarding the STB and new packages, please contact Call Center Tel. 1629.”

CTHZ Premier League + HD package will be available from 3/2/2014. Please contact Call Center Tel. 1629 in order to subscribe to the package.