AM936 Chinese Radio is the only Chinese radio channel broadcasting solely in Mandarin. Based in Auckland, it was found by World TV in 2004. It broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Also, it is devoted to deliver high-quality radio programmes to 150,000 local Chinese in New Zealand. This channel serves all walks of life, i.e. people from different age-brackets, occupations, interested groups are all our target audience. Our programming aims to satisfy the needs of our audience as well as advertisers.
The sources of AM936’s relay programmes include: The most popular radio porgrammes in Beijing - Radio Beijing Corporation (RBC). The most powerful and influential newscast in China - China National Radio (CNR). The most recognized programmes in Taiwan - UFO Taiwan.
Besides the imported programmes, AM936 also produces more than 70 hours local programmes weekly. Both I Love New Zealand and Newstalk Today timely report the up-to-date information in Auckland. With a new programme concept, these two radio programmes simulcasting with WTV’s Chinese TV8 (a Freeview|HD channel) enabling the viewers and listeners to interact and voice their opinions on the same platform. Through such multi-media interactions, the mainstream Kiwi can get to know more about Chinese community and the Chinese culture here.
Furthermore, AM936 also dedicated to develop a great variety of programmes cover travel, culture, education, legal regulations, music, investments, immigration, international study, finance & economics, culture, news, current affairs…etc . Creative, Excel, and Outstanding are the characteristics of AM936.
Through SKY TV satellite platform and the online streaming on istars.me, AM936 covers the whole New Zealand nation-wide. This makes AM936 the most listend-to and influential Chinese radio channel in New Zealand.