MediaCorp to launch OTT platform Toggle in early 2013

Louise Duffy | 06-12-2012

Singapore's national broadcaster MediaCorp is to launch its over-the-top (OTT) platform Toggle early next year.

The country's Minister for Communications and Information, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, said: "An interactive service that goes beyond the television set, Toggle brings entertainment, lifestyle tips, news and information to viewers across multiple devices, whether you are accessing Toggle online, on smartphones, tablets or connected TVs.

"With Toggle, you can have online access to MediaCorp's content from the seven free-to-air channels, rights permitting."

Ibrahim was speaking at the opening ceremony of the 13th Asian Television Forum (ATF) & ScreenSingapore 2012, at Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre.