Channel Z is a Thai/Malaysian general entertainment channel owned by Old Dominion Media. It operates in Thai, Tagalog and English languages, and formerly Cebuano (in Visayas and Mindanao). It was formed in 1995 as Bukidnon.

Bukidnon Television Network


The first logo, the first station is located in Bukidnon.


In this logo, the word "Bukidnon" on this logo was turned into color red. It expanded the new stations to the nearby Provinces of Misamis Oriental and Lanao del Norte in 2000, to the Davao Region in 2001, to Agusan del Norte, Cotabato, Misamis Occidental and Zamboanga del Norte in 2002


In this logo, the abbreviation "BTN" on this logo was turned into the italic face. It expanded the new stations to the Visayas Islands especially in Bohol and Cebu in 2003, Leyte, Negros, Samar Islands in 2004, and other Mindanao provinces of Agusan del Sur, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay in 2005. It also expanded in selected Luzon provinces of Masbate and Romblon in 2006 and in Sorsogon in 2007.


In this logo, the abbreviation "BTN" on this logo was turned into color black. It finally expanded the stations in Southern Luzon. It expanded to Cavite and Laguna in 2008, Batangas, Mindoro and Palawan in 2009, Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur and Quezon Province in 2010 and expanded to the other Visayas provinces of Aklan and Capiz in 2011, Antique, Guimaras and Iloilo in 2012. It is also expanded in the other Mindanao provinces of Sultan Kuldarat in 2010, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur in 2011.


The logo changed into a circle logo and inside the circle (the color of the circle is grey) the letter BTN is turned into different color and it turns into bold face. The letter B turns color red, T turns into white but N is still black. And finally, the station expanded in Metro Manila in 2013 and the headquarters was relocated from Bukidnon to Quezon City and it expanded internationally in Malaysia in 2014 and in Indonesia and Thailand in 2015

2016 (unused)

It planned to expand in South Korea, Japan and Taiwan in May 2016. The plans were succesfully executed but the logo was unused.



In June 2016, Bukidnon Corporation became a part of Suius M&E Networks Asia. On January 30, 2019, Bukidnon was split into Screen and Channel Z.

Channel Z


Channel Z 2019

Bukidnon's Thai and Malaysian channels were rebranded as part of Channel Z.

VTE Qualis Holdings
Qualis 2019

Qualis Holdings Inc.

Other assets:
CaldorAmes (Caldor | Ames | Caldor International | Pikadike) | Salovaara & Kukkonen Group | Qualis Radio (New York/Chicago) | Qualis Entertainment | Qualis Music Group (List of labels)

Acquisitions pending:
Viva, Inc | Williams Grand Prix Engineering | Bonduego Films

Former assets:
Cool Metal | Coffee Stain | Quito Inc. | Carpenter Productions | Ultra Carpenter | Lava Sports Fantasy | Lava Sports Racer | Lava Sports News | Lava Sports Extreme | Lava Sports VS | Topitoomay News | Ben's News | Noticias Ultra | Ultra Nyheter (Norway), Ultra Aktuellt (Sweden) and Ultra Nyheder (Denmark) | Nuacht Ultra | ультра Вести | Stirile Ultra | Lastecom Sinclair | Gaga Broadcasting Ltd. (Zigzag) | The News Network | EVBE | Qualis Family Entertainment, Old Dominion Interactive Media Group, Oak Acres Entertainment, Octagon Cable Entertainment and Dreamcatcher Entertainment | Luckykids Middle East | Ultra Productions | Former FMC channels (Country | Live | Rock | EDM | Jazz | Urban | Top 40 | Soul | Metal | Chill) | The CW Sports 1, The CW Sports 1 HD, The CW Sports 3 and The CW Sports 4 | Ultra Kids U! | Q2 Entertainment

Past consoles and computers:
Nitrome Pong Console | Nitrome II | Nitrome Text to Speech TV Fun | Nitrome Enjoyment System | Nitrome 32 (Nitrome 32 CD | Nitrome 64-i) | Nitrome Unity | Nitrome Unity 128 | Nitrome Unity 256 | Nitrome Unity 512 | Nitrome Unity 1024 | New Playing Engine | CCG Engine 2 | CCG Engine 3 | CCG Engine 4 | CDX | CCG Core | CCG PC One | Eagle Hybird Entertainment System | Eagle Visual Computer | Eagle PCDVD | Z2000 | DBC 3D World | DBC Adventure | DBC Super | DBC TeleGame | DBC Toy TV | DBC Vision | Nitrome Handtrome | Nitrome 32 Portible | Nitrome Handtrome Unity | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 2 | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 3 | CCG Nano | CCG Nano Colors | Stereo Pocket | CCG Alpha | CCG Spire | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 4 | Nitrome Unity 2048 | Laserium Durango | CCG Nano Silm | Ben's Period (brand and group of consoles) | Eagle 4 | Mars

Affiliated companies:
Legacy Pictures | Ultra Limited | Quest. | Nimbus Electronics

Shareholders and controllers: Ootwar
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