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Apna Karachi FM 107

FM 107 is known as ‘Apna Karachi’ or ‘My Own Karachi.’ It is based in Karachi, financial capital of Pakistan. The radio station is operational since 2003. Benjamin Sister's Show, Fun Ki Tanki Show, B4 bhangra Show and Fun Ki Tanki Show are its some of most popular programmes.

Key facts

Audience Share

5.6%

Ownership Type

Private

Geographic Coverage

Local

Content Type

Free to air

Passive Transparency

upon request, ownership data is easily available from the company/channel

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Media Companies / Groups

Syndicate Entertainment

Ownership

Ownership Structure

Apna Karachi FM 107 is operated by Syndicate Entertainment (Private) limited. The shareholders of Syndicate Entertainment (Private) Limited are Sher Asfand Yar Khan (25%), Muhammad Zubair (25%), Syed Mehdi Raza (25%) and Shams ul-Hassan (25%)

Voting Rights

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Individual Owner

Group / Individual Owner

Sher Asfand Yar Khan

Sher Asfand Yar Khan is one of the shareholders of Syndicate Entertainment (Private) Limited. No biographical data or affiliated interests were found on this shareholder.

25%
Media Companies / Groups
Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2003

Affiliated Interests Founder

Syed Mehdi Raza Naqvi

is an experienced professional dealing in the country’s entertainment industry, television, advertising, media marketing rights and radio broadcasts. Having served the National Television Marketing as vice-president, he also led a private airtime selling company that he helped to set up. In 2003, he became entrepreneur starting FM 107 radio station. He is member of Pakistan Broadcasting Association, a representative body of TV and radio channels in Pakistan, besides member of Marketing Association of Pakistan.

Affiliated Interests Ceo

Syed Mehdi Raza Naqvi

is the CEO of Syndicate Enterprises (Private) Limited. See above for more.

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

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Contact

M/s Syndicate Entertainment (Private) Limited, 11th Floor, Technology Park, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi.

Telephone: +92(0)21-32791053

Email: contact@apnakarachi107.fm

Website: apnakarachi107.fm

Financial Information

Revenue (in Mill. $)

USD 0.699 Million / PKR 76.89 Million (2017-18)

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

USD 0.36 Million / PKR 4.00 Million (2017-18)

Advertising (in % of total funding)

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Market Share

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Further Information

Meta Data

An information request was sent to the radio station on 23 January 2019 through a courier company as well as by email. The media outlet responded through Mr ‘Sagheer Hasan’ on 18 February 2019 and partial requested information was shared after a reminder was couriered on 15 February 2019 and emailed on 19 February 2019. MOM Pakistan obtained certified copy of company document from Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) through a paid request. However, the certified SECP documents did not include any audited report about the outlet. The audience share was provided by Gallup for 2018.

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