How to watch Channel News Asia in Australia


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Channel News Asia is a Singapore-based English language channel. It is aired free in the domestic regions and subscription-based in 29 territories across Australia and Asia. CNA is one of the largest news channels that broadcast news of several Asian territories.

Since its launch on 1 March 1999, Channel News Asia has made its place in the news market. Mediacorp News Pte runs the channel. Ltd, which is a subsidiary of Mediacorp Pte. Ltd, a Singapore media conglomerate that covers news from Singapore.

CNA broadcasts current affairs and news in the four official languages of Singapore – English, Tamil, Malay, and Chinese. The content for the shows is produced on the online platforms of Mediacorp. On the other hand, new bulletins are shown on the mass entertainment channels of the company, namely Channel 8, Vasantham, Suria, Channel 5, and Channel U.

Find out where to live stream Channel News Asia in Australia, as well as watch content on demand as and when you please.

Stream Channel News Asia

News is a crucial part of everyone’s lives and knowing about daily world affairs keeps us right up to date. Hence, it is essential to follow a news channel covering all the important news happening in and around the country. Moreover, having a region-specific news channel helps people of other regions know what is going on worldwide as well as market activity.

CNA is one such channel that shows news from the Asian perspective. It helps viewers across 29 territories in Asia and Australia understand Asia as a whole (including India China News). The channel also offers its live news bulletin through its domestic live radio station.

CNA also has an online portal that live streams world news. Viewers can use any of these channels to learn about daily news or current affairs at any time.

If you want to watch CNA’s journalism live, you can only use live streaming services. One such service in Australia is Flash which gives you the comfort of accessing news and any location.

CNA has a domestic feed and an international feed. The channel broadcasts news, lifestyle coverage, award-winning documentaries, popular current affairs programmes, major issues affecting Southeast Asia, and talk shows in the domestic feed. This feed also contains content and news from Singapore.

The international feed is almost similar to the domestic feed but has opt-out options during specific coverage. You can stream this international feed on most Asian satellite and cable systems along with other regions.

Apart from live streaming services like Flash, viewers can also see the snippets of breaking news coverage on CNA’s official YouTube channel and mobile app.

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How to Watch Channel News Asia

Flash is a new addition to the live streaming service that offers streaming options for several channels. You can view the different broadcast programs of Channel NewsAsia on Flash at just $8 per month.

Flash delivers the world’s news to viewers at a remarkably low price – only $8 per month. This new streaming service offers instant access to Channel News Asia (and over 20 other news sources) with no lock-in contract. You can try Flash out completely free for 14 days by taking advantage of their Flash trial offer.

Flash offers access to the Australian citizens to enjoy the latest news from different parts of the world. They will gain information about what is happening in another region through their regional channels.

Flash includes handy features like FlashPoint, a mode that provides every angle of every story across a range of services, giving you a truly unique insight. Another feature on the way is FlashNav, which will get you to the key moments in stories instantly. FlashLists lets you create and save stories to watch later, and save topics and services that matter more to you.

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Best shows on Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia broadcasts different news and documentaries throughout the day. Below are some of the shows that you can stream on Flash.

CNA Correspondent

CNA Correspondent

Different correspondents belonging to multiple regions show features of news highlights of the respective regions.

In Conversation

In Conversation

This is CNA’s one on one interview show that Lin Xueling presents. The show has seen many famous guests and presidents from different countries.

Asia Tonight

Asia Tonight

Asia Tonight is the flagship domestic bulletin of Channel News Asia live. This show delivers the top stories happening throughout the day in Asia. They also show world news but from an Asian perspective.

Headline News

Headline News - Valuable Feedback

Headline News is a short 2-minute news bulletin highlighting the main stories happening in Asia and the world.

Channel News Asia Presenters

Channel NewsAsia is home to some of the best presenters in the field who make the broadcasts interesting. Presenting is an art that everyone cannot do. The presenter not only reads the latest news and provides information, but they need to do so clearly and understandably.

Some of the presenters of CNA are mentioned below:

  • Jill Neubronner
  • Paul Sng
  • Rachel Yeo
  • Pamela Ambler
  • Loke Wei Sue
  • Otelli Edwards
  • Teresa Tang
  • Glenda Chong
  • Steven Chia
  • Henry Yin
  • Sarah Al-Khaldi
  • Syahida Othman
  • Angela Lim
  • Steve Lai
  • Avril Hong
  • Julie Yoo
  • Eugenia Lim
  • Elizabeth Neo
  • Dawn Tan
  • Genevieve Woo

Other channels to watch on Flash

If you’re looking for some great quality live sports news or info on current affairs closer to home, check out these other channels available with the Flash TV streaming service.

Devices for streaming Flash

Wondering if Flash is compatible to use with your favourite devices? Check out this comprehensive list, including a wide range of PCs, tablets and smartphones.

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