Kazakh TV is the first national satellite television channel of the Khabar Agency JSC, one of the largest media companies in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The channel’s first programme was broadcasted on 25th October 2002 as Caspionet. Kazakh TV broadcasts informative and educational programmes 24 hours a day in Kazakh, Russian, and English. Via the major satellite operators Eutelsat, Globe Cast and RRsat the channel broadcasts in over 117 countries throughout North and Central America, Western and Eastern Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Transcaucasia and Australia and Oceania. It has a potential audience of 5,1 billion people.
It provides relevant and objective information about Kazakhstan and Central Asia. The channel broadcasts the main local and international news as well as information about major political, economic and sports events. The schedules are completed by documentaries, classical and contemporary feature films, children films, programmes of historical and ethnographic interest, and also views of the most interesting events in the cultural life of the country. These may include theatre performances and various exhibitions.