Tamil FM station to launch soon

The first full-fledged Tamil FM radio station, Hello FM (89.5 FM), is getting ready for official launch soon.

The radio channel from the Dina Dandi Group of Chennai will be using a Fujiarah frequency, Emirates Business has learnt.

While there have been semi-Tamil FM and AM radio stations as part of Malayalam radio stations, the first full- fledged Tamil FM channel will cater to a market of nearly 300,000 Tamil population in the UAE.

Three new radio stations, targeting Keralites and Tamilians, are planning for official launch some time this year, said Zhakaria Mohammed, Chief Operating Officer of Gulf Madhyamam, a Malayalam Newspaper in Dubai.


Keep up with the latest business news from the region with the Emirates Business 24|7 daily newsletter. To subscribe to the newsletter, please click here.


  • Twitter
  • submit to reddit
comments powered by Disqus
Find the best properties for sale & rent in the UAE
Available on the App StoreAndroid app on Google PlayGet it at BlackBerry App World

Most Popular on Emirates 24|7

Latest jobs available

More jobs on Emirates 24|7


Are you travelling out of the UAE these holidays?

In Case You Missed It ...

eSuggestion eComplain eComplain eSuggestion

Emirates 24|7

Emirates 24|7
Pinterest Facebook Facebook Twitter RSS

Your Feedback

Are you satisfied with your browsing experience?