Press TV is an English language television network that carries news, analysis, documentary, talk shows and sports news worldwide with special focus on West Asia, Central Asia, and the Middle East. It is owned by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB). Its main headquarters are located in the Iranian capital, Tehran, but it also airs programmes from its worldwide bureaus, particularly those based in Beirut (Lebanon), Damascus (Syria), London (UK), Seoul (South Korea), and Washington, D.C. (USA).
The channel's website launched in late January 2007. Test satellite transmissions were conducted in late April 2007. The launch date for the channel was July 3, 2007. On March 18, 2009, Press TV launched a new website with a modified graphical user interface.
Our global Tehran-based headquarters is staffed with outstanding Iranian and foreign media professionals.
Press TV is extensively networked with bureaus located in the world's most strategic cities.
|Launched||July 2, 2007|
|Owned by||Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting|
|Tags press tv, iranian, iran news, iran news channel, iranian government|