HONG KONG, Dec. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hong Kong Broadband Network Ltd ("HKBN"), a wholly owned subsidiary of City Telecom (H.K.) Limited (HKSE:1137) (Nasdaq:CTEL), today held a grand kick-off ceremony for our High Definition online music portal "MusicOne". The event was held at the heart of Hong Kong's shopping hub in Tsim Sha Tsui, featuring a line up of 23 famous Canto-pop idols. Starting from next week, subscribers can enjoy MusicOne together with bbWi-Fi services at just HK$58 (7.5USD) per month, allowing unlimited access to the full content library.
Whilst Hong Kong is an International City, our heart and soul remains distinctively Chinese and Canto-pop is by far our preferred music of choice. MusicOne is an all new online Canto-pop focused music portal centered around high-definition videos, with an inventory of over 150,000songs and videos of over 7,000 renowned artists and groups, plus exclusive Making-Ofs and other Behind-The-Scene content, as well as upcoming exclusive Live concert in 2011, a MUST for all Canto-pop music lovers. The portal is empowered by the strategic partnership with leading application service provider Golden Dynamic Enterprises Limited and 45 major record labels in Hong Kong.
Mr. Elvis Yan, Marketing Manager, HKBN, said, "Riding on our success in making 100Mbps and 1Gbps Fibre based broadband the industry norm in Hong Kong, we are proud to diversify our service and partner-up with the finest in our local Canto-pop music industry. Further tapping into the young and energetic entertainment market, we are confident that more and more exciting high-definition, bandwidth hungry content will be delivered via our world leading Fibre network, enriching lives with ultra high speed broadband services! "For MusicOne, please visit www.musicone.com.hk For full press release and for unique features highlight, please refer to : http://reg.hkbn.net/ctigroup_admin/files_upload/PR_MusicOneE.pdf About City Telecom/Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited Established in 1992, City Telecom (H.K.) Limited (HKSE:1137) (Nasdaq:CTEL) provides integrated telecommunications services in Hong Kong via its own self-built fibre network. City Telecom's wholly-owned subsidiary, Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited (HKBN), is the fastest growing broadband service provider in Hong Kong. HKBN offers a diversified portfolio of innovative products that service over 1,110,000 subscriptions for broadband, local telephony and IP-TV. The Company has built a solid market position with top-of-the-line applications and practices enabling it substantial growth. The company takes great pride in developing its over 3,000 Talent force into a competitive advantage.