Channel Yek is an Iranian television channel owned and operated by Global TV network, Channel One. Responsible for some of the most established and popular TV channels delivering content in the Persian language outside of Iran, it continues to grow in popularity. Channel Yek is itself broadcast out of Los Angeles, California, and has been broadcasting since 2000. Offering an incredibly varied schedule of programming, the channel celebrates the life and culture of Iran, offering viewers instantly accessible and easy to digest content relating to politics, culture and current affairs. All kinds of topics are covered in manageable magazine shows and commentaries, allowing Iranians both home and abroad to keep updated on all the latest developments going in their home country in real time.
Broadcasting 24 hours a day, Channel Yek covers all the essential information and developments of the day, whether that’s policy debates or international affairs. In addition to more conventional news and journalistic programming, there’s plenty of cultural shows and arts programming to enjoy, exploring the rich cultural heritage of Iran. With plenty of programming to engage with, Channel Yek is bound to become a permanent fixture of your viewing schedule. Those looking for light entertainment have plenty of films and drama series to devour, with broadcasts picked to appeal to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Free to view for those with access to the Hot Bird satellite, Channel Yek is a must for Iranians living throughout Europe, America, the Middle East and Africa.