In November 2000, Network Television International was licensed to operate a new cable specialty channel to be known as NTI Tamil Service, and the channel was launched in 2001. In April 2002, Network Television International became a wholly-owned subsidiary of MediaNet Canada Ltd., a company owned 51% by Peethambaran Koneswaran and 49% by Philip Koneswaran. It was rebranded as Tamil One.
Ownership: MediaNet Canada Ltd
Start Year: 2001