IBC Tamil (formerly the International Broadcasting
Corporation for Tamil) is a multimedia
company offering subscription-free Tamil radio, television, magazine and online
services across the globe.
In 1997 IBC Tamil began as
radio station reaching out to Tamil people living all over the world, in the
UK, Europe and the Middle East - soon to expand to Canada and .
We now run the world's largest 24-hour Tamil radio station, boasting a
core audience of over one million and growing.
The Best in
Tamil News & Entertainment
IBC Tamil has built a reputation as providers of unbiased
news editorial and high-quality
Our programming is community-focused and socially responsible so we go
everywhere our audiences want to go, from regional events to sports fixtures.
Then our local crews in Sri Lanka and India create relevant up-to-the-minute
reports for our expert editorial team to share across all media formats.
Whilst continuing to grow our business,
we remain committed to our role within the
Tamil community: providing people with a trusted source of news and information
from their homeland. At IBC Tamil we
feel that they're never far from home.
IBC Tamil: Free to Use and Easy to Access
services are licensed and regulated under European broadcast law and we make
sure people can enjoy them on whichever devices or media they choose.
can access our services free of charge through TV and satellite, depending on
their location, and globally via our website ibctamil.com. In 2015 we are adding a magazine to our
offering, in both print and online formats.
audiences can watch and listen to their favourite shows using the IBC Tamil App (available for Android
and Mac iOS) which is regularly upgraded to offer the best possible user
During its existence the company has changed management a number of
times, most recently in 2014 when we officially rebranded as
To introduce our new brand and
highlight the fresh additions of television and online services to our core
radio offering, we held a spectacular re-launch event in April 2015. Over 1500
celebrities, business partners, performers, media people and fans joined us at
London's ILEC conference centre to celebrate!
Management & Offices
IBC Tamil is headed by an
experienced management team with a successful track record in Tamil-related
business and media. The company's main headquarters and operations are in London in the UK,
employing a workforce of over 50. We run equally large subsidiary offices in
Sri Lanka and in Chennai in India.
IBC TAMIL RADIO
on the airwaves since 1997 and in 2010 became
first Tamil radio station to broadcast 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in Digital
Audio Broadcasting (DAB) in London.
Our aim is always to provide easily
accessible first-rate entertainment and excellent service to satisfy our
ever-growing numbers of listeners across the world, including Europe, the Middle
East, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia and India.
IBC Tamil offers an
excellent line-up of regular and one-off shows. Our music and chat-filled
breakfast show gets each day off to an lively start, followed by news
programmes, listeners' choice, game shows, political coverage, weekend specials
and much more.
New Radio Stations For 2015
In JULY 2015 we re-launched IBC Asia Radio, our online Hindi radio station
aimed at Bollywood fans,
which now attracts listeners daily/monthly This year will also see the launch
new radio channel,Gagana, targeting
Singhalese listeners in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.
IBC Tamil - Our Global Reach
Viewers and listeners can enjoy IBC
Tamil across the world. We reach the following countries and are soon to expand
to Canada and Australia.
Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Norway,
Poland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Iraq, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, U.A.E.
IBC TAMIL ONLINE
addition to TV and radio, viewers and listeners can keep track of everything IBC Tamil offers through live streaming
on our website and IPTV (internet television).
share all our latest news and updates on social media - you can find us on
Facebook, Twitter (@ibctamilnetwork) and YouTube.
As of June 2015, our ever-increasing online statistics show 3500+ website
visits each hour, 30,000 Facebook likes
IBC TAMIL TELEVISION
IBC Tamil Television broadcasts infotainment for
worldwide viewers of all ages via satellite and streaming from our website. Our
content includes breaking news, live events and a huge range of entertainment, including
game shows, dance and singing competitions.
Outstanding HD-quality Viewing
In 2015 we invested £2 million in
digital studio equipment and now produce nearly all of our programme content in
High Definition (HD).
We produce most of our television
output locally, at our in-house studios in Ruislip in London. The remaining content
is sourced from professional producers in India. Top productions include dance
competitions (Nadana Rajas), singing contests (Thangakural Thedal) and our own drama
Our HD-quality shows are made in-house and feature popular
presenters and artists to create entertainment for all age groups, so there's
something for everyone to enjoy.
Politics, Finance, Science, Sports & Weather ,Muthamil Maalai
Interviews, Reviews, Analysis & Reports, Sarvathesiya arasiyal, Puthu velicham
Debates, Unmaiyin tharisanam, Yathum Oore, Dineshin Thedal, Nimirnthu nil
Contemporary, Classical & Devotional
Film, Drama, Stage Shows & Bloopers
Games, Reality & Singing Shows Paatuku paatu, Thnga tamil kural, Nadana rajas, Nenjil Dil Dil
Short film Express, Sollunga paarkalam, Sonnalum kuttam, Suttathum sudathathum, Oor vambu, Oorodu
ireenga saapudunga, Indraiya paarvai
ADVERTISING, SPONSORSHIP & PROMOTIONS
At IBC Tamil we offer a full range of media
packages that help businesses across the world reach Tamil consumers. We use
state-of-the-art technology and employ reliable industry professionals to
deliver the standards, service and results you expect.
IBC Tamil: In-house Production Services
One key advantage of working with us is that we produce everything in the same building,
at our UK headquarters in London. Based in Ruislip, we're within easy reach of central
London by rail or road (via the A40 and M25) and 20 minutes drive from Heathrow
We can run
a co-branded campaign for you or, if you don't have a creative agency, our skilled
producers can work with you to produce tailored professional radio and
television adverts in-house. Just share your ideas and let us help you bring
IBC Tamil: Expert Media Sales & Planning
Our sales team has an excellent track record in helping clients plan successful strategic
campaigns across the full range of our media, so you can reach Tamil audiences
exactly where and when you want to.
planned and targeted to build awareness across our radio, television and online
To support product and event launches
The ideal complement to above-the-line advertising
Rent one of our
two HD digital studios to create your own recordings. Ruislip
Studio Located in Ruislip Middlesex,
Ruislip Studio is an established, fully equipped pre-lit film and TV studio.
Featuring a 3 walled infinity soundstage in white, black or chromakey green,
with gallery, green room, make-up room and edit suite.
skilled digital production team are creative and experienced professionals able
to facilitate any aspect of filming. We produce broadcast quality HD video for
a wide range of clients including televison, corporate production, live web
casts, Google Hangouts, on-line video content, pack shots, interviews and
presenter links to camera.
brand on IBC Tamil is like having
your own marketing office in every corner of the world...