Bloomberg TV Philippines

Bloomberg TV Philippines
Launched 1 October 2015 (2015-10-01) (test broadcast)
5 October 2015 (2015-10-05) (full broadcast)
Owned by Bloomberg L.P.
Cignal Digital TV
(TV5 Network Inc.)
Picture format 480i 16:9 (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Slogan Inspiring Business.
Country Philippines
Language English
Broadcast area Philippines
Affiliates TV5
Bloomberg Television
Headquarters TV5 Media Center, Reliance cor. Sheridan Sts., Mandaluyong City, Philippines
Cignal Channel 8 (SD)
Channel 127 (HD)

Bloomberg TV Philippines or BloombergTVPh is a business news channel in the Philippines as part of Cignal's new channel line-up.[1] United States-based Bloomberg Television made a partnership with TV5 Network Inc. and Cignal, both under MediaQuest Holdings, (PLDT's media arm) on March 25, 2015 to launch a local franchise of the international news channel.[2]

Bloomberg TV Philippines, is the first business news channel to air on a 24/7 basis in the country. Bloomberg was the second global network to set a localized channel in the country. Turner Broadcasting System has already established a brand-licensing agreement with Nine Media Corporation, launching CNN Philippines on March 16, 2015 on Radio Philippines Network.[2]

The Philippine channel of Bloomberg is broadcast in English and tapping the talent and production resource of TV5's news division, News5. On October 1, 2015, Bloomberg TV Philippines began the initial test broadcasts, and it was launched in full broadcast on October 5, 2015, exclusively aired on Cignal channel 8 on SD and channel 127 on HD.


Bloomberg TV Philippines' program lineup includes locally produced business and national newscasts, talk shows, and programs that are currently broadcast and simulcast from Bloomberg Television.


Programs being broadcast and simulcast from Bloomberg Television

Previously Aired

Previously Aired from Bloomberg Television


  1. Amojela, Darwin (25 March 2015). "PLDT, Bloomberg team up to launch television channel". Manila Standard Today. Retrieved 25 March 2015.
  2. 1 2 "Bloomberg TV to launch Philippine channel". Rappler. 25 March 2015. Retrieved 25 March 2015.
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