Cable TV Network (CTV) Limited owns, operates, and manages cable
TV systems and intends establishing other related telecommunications businesses.
Our operations consist primarily of selling cable-based programming and distributing
entertainment and sports programming services. CTV first established itself in Tanzania
in 1992 and quickly gained a majority market share of the cable TV business. CTV
is in the process of building a two-way cable network and operate a 750 MHz (92
- Analogue channel capacity) system.
Providing quality programming in Tanzania
the CATV system for distribution, we provide communities in Dar es Salaam with choice
programs. Our programming consists of local, regional and international cultural
programs, multilingual movies and serials, world news, educational programs and
CTV is a member of the National Association of Broadcasters
(NAB) and a member Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE). CTV has
distributorship agreements with Star TV Network, Multichoice and Doordarshan channel
to carry their programming on the CTV network. CTV offers its clients just one subscription
level comprising the nation's largest lineup with over 60 channel selections.
CTV Coverage Areas
TV has a large and expanding presence in Tanzania, provides quality
programming in Dar es Salaam, Tanga, Morogoro, Dodoma, and Mbeya, and has strategic
partnership with Furaha Cable in Zanzibar.
Broadband internet access & telephony
CTV has recently formed strategic partnership with SATCOM NETWORKS AFRICA LTD and
are now providing broadband Internet access to subscriber homes and offices. CTV
has a fully trained team that takes up the challenges to install and deploy fiber
optic technology and provide broadband internet services on the HFC network to its
current subscriber base. CTV also has plans to enter the telephony business and
provide telephony services to its customers via the CATV network. CTV benefits from
this strategic relationship by receiving very competitive pricing on most of these
services, allowing the company to offer competitive pricing on its services to customers.
CTV is member of the Dar-es-Salaam Chamber of Commerce and an active
sponsor of educational and cultural programming. CTV's employees and owners actively
participate in volunteer and charitable events for the promotion and development
of local TV programming.
Infomercials and advertising
CTV draws some of its revenues
from selling advertising time to commercial businesses and private individuals.
Negotiations are currently underway to establish a 24-hour channel to carry infomercials
and product advertising programs.
P.O. Box 3774
JM Mall - RM #228
Tel: 2116611 / 2116594
P.O. Box 771
C/O Oasis Hotel Plot 18/2
Contact Person: Mr. Mukesh Suchak
P.O. Box 271
Stone Town, Furaha Building
Contact Person: Furaha Cable Co. Ltd
P.O. Box 161
Plot No 37/Block A
Contact Person: Mr. Kirtikumar Ramji
P.O. Box 88
Taifa St 4 & 6
Plot No 1-2-3. Block 23/36
Contact Person: Mr. Jayanti Dattani
P.O. Box 244
Apt No. 101, Plot No 12 Block 0
Contact Person: Mr. Anza Makala