ntv7 first came on air on 7 April 1998 and was Malaysia’s third private free-to-air TV station. The station has also positioned itself as a “Feel Good” channel and along this tagline has set itself apart from the other stations with an emphasis on branding. ntv7 is also synonymous with the urban viewers providing trendy, interactive and enriching content that transcends across various digital media platforms such as 3G and mobile content.
ntv7 is wholly owned by Media Prima Berhad, the largest integrated media house in Malaysia which also owns TV3 (First private free-to-air TV station in Malaysia), 8TV (the first station for young viewers), TV9, Primeworks Studios Sdn Bhd (Film production and distributor), New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad (one of the largest newspaper production group), three radio stations - Fly FM, Hot FM and One FM and four outdoor media companies - Big Tree Outdoor Sdn Bhd, UPD Sdn Bhd, The Right Channel Sdn. Bhd. and Kurnia Outdoor Sdn. Bhd. Media Prima’s digital communications and broadcasting subsidiary, Alt Media, additionally offers a leading-edge online HD-ready quality viewing experience for viewers of all four TV stations via its TonTon portal (www.tonton.com.my).