Palau National Communications Corporation (PNCC) is pleased to announce that two DTV channels are bringing the 2016 Rio Olympics to Palau’s TV viewers: Channel 65 in Basic and NBC on Channel 50 in the SuperBasic premium package, from Saturday August 6 to Monday August 22.


The Oceania National Olympic Committee (ONOC), in cooperation with the Palau National Olympic Committee (PNOC) President Frank Kyota and MCCA Minister Baklai Temengil, is generously sponsoring the live feed for Palau through FijiTV, this year’s rights holder for the Pacific area.  DTV Basic subscribers can watch for free on PNCC Digital TV Channel 65.

The Opening Ceremony will be telecast live on Channel 65 this Saturday, August 6 at 7:50 AM Palau time.

For more information about the Rio Olympics, visit or

The official American broadcaster of the 2016 Rio Olympics is NBC, located on Ch. 50 in the DTV SuperBasic package.  SuperBasic is available to Basic subscribers for an additional $5 per month (plus $8 activation fee).

NBC will air the Opening Ceremony on Saturday, August 6 at 11:30 AM Palau time. For more NBC schedules, visit:

For information about DTV SuperBasic, call PNCC at 488-9000.[/restrict]