The UK’s only Asian media news website, BizAsia has joined hands for the first ever UK Asian Viewers’ Television Awards (AVTA), which take place later this year.
As revealed exclusively on BizAsia, the Asian TV Awards will be held at a prestigious venue in London in October. AVTA is the brainchild of Rajan Singh, formerly of Star TV and now heading Digi Media Global.
AVTA will be fully interactive with viewers choosing winners from a shortlist of nominations, which again viewers will choose. The award categories include Best Entertainment Channel, Best Music Channel, Best News Channel, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actors and Lifetime Achievement Award, amongst others.
BizAsia will be the official Online Media Partner for AVTA 2014, which will break exclusive news updates ahead of the event. As well as news, BizAsia will inform viewers first of nominees and stars performing at the black-tie event.
Raj Baddhan, Co-Founder of BizAsia said, “We’re so pleased to be teaming up with the first ever Asian Viewers’ Television Awards, which no doubt will be changing the game in media events in the UK. The night is being billed as one of the biggest on the UK Asian calendar and BizAsia will be there to bring readers/fans/viewers all the very latest.”
Rajan Singh from Digi Media Global said, “BizAsia is a renowned Asian Media website that is respected within the media industry not only in the UK but worldwide and therefore it was rather easy decision to select them as our online media partner. I look forward to working with Team BizAsia on this project.”
BizAsia will be bringing you an exclusive interview with media stalwart Rajan Singh in the coming days, where he will reveal full details of AVTA 2014.