|Picture format||1080i HDTV (downscaled to 16:9 aspect ratio 576i for the SDTV feed)|
|Owner||Makedonia TV S.A. |
|Launched||1991[ citation needed ]|
|Digea||All over Greece at local frequencies|
|Cosmote TV||Channel 651|
Makedonia TV (Greek: Μακεδονία TV) is a Greek private national free-to-air television channel broadcasting from Marousi and earlier from Thessaloniki, the capital of Macedonia region in Greece. It was founded in 1991 by a group of journalists from the newspaper of the same name.
The foreign program includes a big variety of series: comedy, drama, and action as well as big heat series and feature films from the big production studios that broadcast daily; Sex and the City, Amores Verdaderos, Just for Laughs, Rookie Blue, Bold And Beautiful, La Tempestad, Mayday, In Treatment, Spartacus and many more.
From 3 September 2018, the network changed its programming which includes only foreign series and telenovelas.
Thessaloniki, also known as Thessalonica, Saloniki or Salonica, is the second-largest city in Greece, with over 1 million inhabitants in its metropolitan area, and the capital of the geographic region of Macedonia, the administrative region of Central Macedonia and the Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace. It is also known in Greek as η Συμπρωτεύουσα, literally "the co-capital", a reference to its historical status as the Συμβασιλεύουσα or "co-reigning" city of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire, alongside Constantinople.
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