Arirang TV is an international English-language network based in Seoul, South Korea operated by the Korea International Broadcasting Foundation. The channel presents programs (including NEWS, cultural features, documentaries, and language programs) designed to give viewers a contemporary, accurate look at Korea, Asia, and the world.
The network's name, "Arirang", is derived from the traditional Korean folk song of the same name. Programming is available on the Arirang website, YouTube, and on some TV providers.
Arirang TV is to present an unbiased view and reliable information of Korea to the world through a wide range of programs such as Korean news, cultural, educational and entertainment show, dramas, documentaries and more.
Arirang TV/Radio is a public service agency that spreads the uniqueness of Korea to the world through cutting-edge broadcasting mediums.
Arirang TV/Radio's objective is to burnish Korea's image in international communities and to improve relationships with foreign countries through close cooperation with broadcasting companies overseas.
Arirang TV/Radio is dedicated to the development of broadcasting, media, and the advertising industry, along with the advancement of culture and art. Arirang's core business is to deliver programs worldwide via satellite 24 hours a day in order to improve the image of Korea.
Mission & Operated Organization
As a representative English broadcasting station based in Korea, we provide news and entertainment on Korea for the international community.
Arirang TV/Radio is Korea’s global broadcast service. Arirang TV/Radio operates international television, Internet and domestic television services.
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
- Worldwide Channel: Real-time Informative channel about Korea (Korean Information +Tradition & Modern Cultural promotion + International Cooperation)
- Domestic channel: Multicultural channel (Korean Information + Tradition & Modern Cultural promotion + Multicultural Understanding)