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"ATN - Food Food" Channel Launched in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - Asian Television Network International Limited 
(ATN) (TSX-SAT), Canada's largest South Asian Broadcaster is pleased to 
announce the launch of its ATN-FOOD FOOD channel that focuses on the culinary 
culture of the Indian sub-continent. It is a 24 hour service to be carried 
nationally across Canada. The channel just launched on Rogers Cable and will 
be distributed through many other systems across Canada in the very near 
future. 
ATN has secured an exclusive programming alliance & licensing agreement with 
Tumeric Vision Pvt. LTD (TVPL) and has acquired the exclusive broadcasting 
rights to the programming content of the Food Food Channel. The content shall 
also include programming that is produced in Canada by ATN that portrays 
culinary art of the local talent. 
FOOD FOOD channel which was launched all over India by Turmeric Vision Pvt. 
Ltd (TVPL) is owned by celebrity Chef Sanjeev Kapoor under a joint venture 
with Malaysia's leading cross-media group Astro All Asia Networks 
(Astro).Bollywood superstar Ms Madhuri Dixit, is the Brand Ambassador for 
Lifestyle Aspects and Sanjeev Kapoor is the Brand Ambassador for Food Aspects 
of the channel. 
"Canadian's of South Asian Origin consume on an average of over four million 
meals per day or 120 million meals per month and needless to say, we are 
excited about launching North America's first International Food Network." 
Said Dr. Shan Chandrasekar President, Chairman & CEO, ATN - Asian Television 
Network International Limited. 
Food is an integral & important part of South Asian life style and culture and 
most celebrations in South Asia are centered around food. The ATN-FOOD FOOD 
channel shall feature shows about food and food lifestyle such as 'Sanjeev 
Kapoor's Kitchen', 'Firangi Tadka', 'Sirf 30 Minute' and 'Ready Steady 
Cook' to name a few. In addition to that prominent personalities from the 
entertainment and food industry such as Chef Chinu, Chef Harpal, Chef Rakesh 
Sethi, and others shall be featured on the channel. 
The channel will offer an ultimate lifestyle destination for South Asian 
foodies in Canada who want to make some quick, easy, balanced meals as well 
learn about interesting world cuisines. With food being the central element, 
the shows will offer a variety of cooking & cooking instruction as well as 
different themes and recipes that a food enthusiast can connect with. 
About Asian Television Network Inc. 
ATN (TSX-SAT) serves Canada's Asian community with 35 premium specialty 
television channels. ATN offers its flagship general interest service, several 
Bollywood movie channels with 800 movies a month, sports channels, news 
channels, music channels, a lifestyle channel, spiritual channel and several 
Regional Language channels. ATN is Canada's pioneer distributor of World Class 
Cricket. ATN operates the only South Asian Radio Service 24 hours a day on XM 
across The United States and Canada. ATN is also the first and only 
broadcaster in Canada to deliver South Asian Content on Bell Mobility. ATN has 
programming alliances with leading international broadcasters 
For more details on ATN visit www.asiantelevision.com 
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K. Classen CFO Asian Television Network International Limited Newmarket, 
Ontario L3Y 7B6 905-836-6460 
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