Chinese Radio FM 99.4 is the only Chinese radio channel broadcasting Yue Chinese (Cantonese) programmes on a 24/7 basis. Based in Auckland, it was found by World TV in 2004. Chinese Radio FM99.4 carries the top-rating, most influential, most powerful, most entertaining programmes including talk shows, news & current affairs programmes, documentaries, and chart shows from all three radio stations in Hong Kong: Commercial Radio, Metro Radio, and RTHK.
Through SKY TV satellite platform and online streaming on istars.me, the most popular and up-to-dated information from Hong Kong can be delivered timely to New Zealand, satisfying the needs of those native Cantonese-speaking immigrants and people who are keen to learn Cantonese.
Besides those popular programmes imported from Hong Kong, Chinese Radio FM 99.4 also produces adaquate local news and current affairs programmes. These include weekday morning talk show Hello New Zealand, and Hourly Newscast which focused on NZ and Greater China Region. Moreover, there are DJ Shows featuring different genres of music, giving a new and special touch to the audience.
For those Cantonese-speaking audiences, Chinese Radio FM 99.4 is the strongest and most reliable radio channel in New Zealand.