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FashionTV hits Dhaka’s Catwalk and Beyond

Fashion and lifestyle broadcasting channel FashionTV has announced a major expansion to Bangladesh through its partnership with Bongo.

Bongo, the country's first video streaming service provider in Bangladesh, allows its network of more than 209 million subscribers to watch Bengali content online anytime, anywhere, said a media release on Thursday.

Besides its Bangla entertainment library with over 15,000 hours’ worth of content, the streaming platform o has 45+ local and foreign Live TV channels.

Now Bongo introduces its newest Live TV addition, FashionTV, a global 24/7 Television Network with an exclusive focus on Fashion, Beauty, Design and Lifestyle.

Fashion TV was founded in Paris in 1997 by Michel Adam, the company’s President.

"Fashion TV ( has been developed as a leading lifestyle TV channel, in addition to focusing on top Brands, Models and Designers. Fashion TV has launched Programs such as Fashion Destination, Fashion Fitness, Fashion and Films, Fashion and Sport, focus on luxury watches and Cars and other Luxury Items Programming on o er will include the latest international content on lifestyle, beauty, celebrities, as well as destinations, fitness, children and wellness. On Bongo, FashionTV HD will also focus on regional trends based on the Muslim fashion", said President of FTV, Michel Adam.

Specifically for Bangladesh, "finding a balance between what's shown and what’s hidden is a regular part of fashion. Together with FashionTV, we aim to associate more with the local fashion, lifestyle and entertainment community, playing an active role in supporting Dhaka as an innovative and dynamic fashion hub," said Bongo's Head of Licensing and Distribution, Karoline Hoeppner.

Source: United News of Bangladesh