● LINE Thailand aims to take LINE TV to next level, making the No. 1 TV rerun platform into Thailand’s No. 1 online video platform
BANGKOK – February 20, 2018 – LINE Thailand unveiled an ambitious lineup of new original content and major partnerships at “LINE TV Nexplosion 2018” today, LINE’s annual showcase dedicated to its popular online video platform.
Since its launch in 2015, LINE TV has grown to become Thailand's leading online video platform with 20 million user downloads. Users now spend an average of 176 minutes watching LINE TV every day, and the service was recently voted as Thailand's most popular rerun platform. With 90 percent of Thailand mobile users watching video online (according to a recent survey by TNS), this is a key platform for many people in Thailand.
LINE TV offers a wide range of first-run and exclusive TV contents, as well as original content produced only for LINE TV and an engaging music experience, free to users. The service has grown to 161 content partners, including TV channels, producers, music labels and news outlets and magazines.
“LINE TV is here to support television, expanding audiences from offline to online, with TV ratings and number of views growing hand in hand,” said Kawin Tangudtaisak, Content Business Director of LINE Thailand. “And our partners are recognizing this. The strength of LINE TV is our exclusive content available only on LINE TV. So far, we have been successful and well-received – thanks to our ability to tie in advertising in a unique way.”
Nexplosion 2018 also saw LINE Thailand hand out a range of awards celebrating the best of content and production.
About LINE Corporation
Based in Japan, LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN/TSE:3938) is dedicated to the mission of “Closing the Distance,” bringing together information, services and people. The LINE messaging app launched in June 2011 and since then has grown into a diverse, global ecosystem that includes camera apps, AI technology, and more.
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For more information:
• Official Account: LINE TV (ID: linetvth)
• Facebook Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/linetvthailand
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• Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.linecorp.linetv&hl=th