Ethnic channels for ZON TV Cabo

Portuguese pay TV operator ZON TV Cabo will launch new digital channels that are addressed to Asian expatriates living in Portugal. The new services will come from Sony Entertainment Television Asia (SET Asia) and MAX. They'll start on November 3rd.

SET Asia is a full-service channel showing movies, TV series, telenovelas, reality shows and international sports. MAX is based on movies and film festivals, as well as international cricket tournaments and the Bollywood Awards ceremonies.

Both channels will be premium but they will be on air on a free-to-air basis for a month. After this they will be included in the Funtastic Classic package at 5.99 each or 9.99 both.