Tuesday, August 31, 2010
In regards to the Manila bus hijack incident which happened last week, although TV station's live broadcast news has received high ratings, average of 31 points, peaked at 38 points, close to 250,0000 audiences, the live broadcast of the tragedy also received complaints. TVB received 14 complaints while Broadcasting Authority received 8 complaints. They said that the contents of the videos have caused discomfort and making them feel hurt so on.
Although TVB's comedy series (Can't Buy Me Love) has been highly rated, average of 33 points, more than 200,0000 audiences, Broadcasting Authority also received 4 complaints, pointed that the series was arranged to air at the wrong period of time due to the tragedy. TVB received 8 complaints saying that Moses Chan and Charmaine Sheh's acting looked fake.
Source: Oriental Daily
Translator: Eujean Lee @ TVB Newsworld