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The English Club TV Channel Comes To Cyprus

Thursday, 06 February 2014

The English Club TV channel is already available for TV viewers to support English language learning in Cyprus. Andrew Semchenko, CEO of English Club TV Group, says: “The English Club TV Group, while operating worldwide, feels that consumers’ demand in edutainment television is constantly accelerating. Cyprus is no exception. It has been reported that 80% of residents of Cyprus seem to have a firm command of the English language as a second language. In addition, being a popular touristic destination, English is also used to communicate with tourists. Our research shows that approximately 50% of tourists are native English speakers. English also operates as a lingua franca for migrant groups of non-Greek speaking background and for tourists who are not native speakers of English. PrimeTel and the English Club TV Group are proud to support the desires of viewers in Cyprus to learn English anywhere, anytime.” As the Chief Commercial Officer of PrimeTel Mr. Stephanos Stephanou added in a statement: “We are very pleased to have welcomed such an interesting, varied and unique educational channel on our platform, specifically aimed at those who want to learn and improve their English. This new learning experience is available to both existing and new subscribers to PrimeTel’s TV Packages. English Club TV: the perfect combination of education and learning for the whole family. “

The English Club TV Group is a group of production, education and distribution companies that operates worldwide in the field of English language teaching under the brands of “ENGLISH CLUB TV” and “ECTV”. English Club TV is an educational channel for those who are learning English. All programs have been developed by experienced methodologists and have an educational aspect. English Club TV HD is the high definition simulcast of the English Club TV channel. English Club TV HD was launched in January 2013. The web site (www.english-club.tv) is a web service for fans of the English language and fans of English Club TV content worldwide that provides its on-line service of the English language learning under the brand of “ENGLISH CLUB TV On-The-Go” in 74 countries worldwide.PrimeTel PLC is the largest private telecommunication company in Cyprus that offers and develops Mobile Telephony, Fixed Telephony, Internet and TV services. The company owns and operates a truly regional network, spanning across Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Russia and the United Kingdom, providing city-to-city connectivity, data communications and IP-based services between key European and Middle East markets.