Press Release (English)

BDeshTV Online TV and OVI+ Media Platform Now Ready for Worldwide audience

information Minister formally opens BDeshTV in Austin, Texas in a grand opening ceremony


AUSTIN, Texas, USA {March 26, 2011} BDeshTV LLC, a new media company, announces the formal launch of its online TV Channels, www.bdeshtv.com, and cloud-based OVI+ media broadcast platform. The formal opening would be done by Honorable Minister Abul Kalam Azad, Minister of Information and Cultural Affairs, Government of Bangladesh, in a grand gala event in Austin. Dr. Mahfuzur Rahman, Chairman ATN Bangla and Mr. Nasir Uddin, Chairman of MyTV, heads of two popular TV Channels in Bangladesh, are to attend the event as special guests. Media dignitaries from USA and Bangladesh and artists and producers from various cities in North America are expected to attend.

Since its Beta launch on Dec 16, 2010, BDeshTV has been extremely well received globally among viewers, producers and media pundits. It is getting excellent viewership in USA, Japan, South Korea, Australia, Italy and 80 other countries. It ties people of Bangladeshi origin worldwide into an online platform to learn, share and collaborate using Online TV, Facebook and Twitter.

The opening ceremony will be broadcast live from Mexican-American Cultural Center in downtown Austin 7:30pm-11:30pm CST at www.bdeshtv.com. It will have presentations on BDeshTV, speeches by the Honorable Chief guest and other dignitaries, performances by Bangladeshi American artists and featured performance by renowned Bangladeshi singer Ms. Anila Chowdhury.

“BDeshTV has built an innovative online TV platform for reaching worldwide audience,” said Ms. Edith Myers, VP of Communications of Pragma Systems, a software company in USA. “We are pleased with the response we have received from our advertisements in BDeshTV from South Asian region where our business is expanding. BDeshTV is helping us reach new customers which were not available through traditional media”

“We like BDeshTV’s scalable cloud-based OVI+ platform” said Ms. Naila Chowdhury, CEO of Grameen Solutions, the leading IT company in Bangladesh from world renowned Grameen family. “We are already bidding a large contract for Online TV using BDeshTV’s OVI platform and our technology group is very impressed with OVI platform and its future roadmap”, she adds.

“BDeshTV is winning viewership and mindshare every day,” said Mr. Ehtesham Hoq, Director of Global Outreach Program of BDeshTV. “Globally sourced new video contents and our OVI+ platform are making online TV viewing easy and pleasant, helping us add viewers and businesses wordlwide daily”.

BDeshTV provides free access to multiple TV channels with rich Bangla contents available online or on-demand to viewers anywhere in the world 24-hours a day. OVI+ (Online Video Infrastructure Plus) is a state-of-the-art media content management, advertisement insertion and internet broadcast platform developed by BDeshTV. Contents, channels, site and content delivery streaming of BDeshTV is built with OVI+ and has rich, advanced search capabilities to identify a show by any of its attributes.

BDeshTV’s contents are focused towards the Non-Resident Bangladeshi (NRB) population living in the USA and worldwide. Bangla language is the sixth most spoken language in the world with Bangla speaking population of 250 million residing in Bangladesh, West Bengal of India, USA, UK, Middle-East and all parts of the globe. BDeshTV channels also include English and Hindi language shows. Its contents include drama, movie, music, sports, talk shows, discussions, educational programs, news, cartoons, comedy, etc.

BDeshTV can be viewed anywhere in the world using a broadband internet connection to www.bdeshtv.com


About BDeshTV

BDeshTV, LLC is an Austin, Texas, USA based new age media company with focus on contents and media technology platform development. BDeshTV started its journey in 2010. It has developed an online video infrastructure, OVI+ (TM, patent pending), and a first ever Non-Resident Bangladeshi (NRB) centric online TV, BDeshTV.com, powered by OVI+, to offer 24-hour free online Bangla TV channels and on-demand videos. Visit www.bdeshtv.com

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Contact:
Nizam Uddin
BDeshTV, LLC
13809 Research Blvd, Suite 655, Austin, TX 78750, USA.
Phone: +1-512-731-6572
nizam.uddin@bdeshtv.com

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