JumpTV Inc.
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JumpTV Inc.

August 15, 2006 11:10 ET

JumpTV Expands Its Colombian Bundle to Include 17 Television Channels

Expanded Bundle to Include Caracol TV, Colombia's Number One Television Channel

BOGOTA, COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - August 15, 2006) - JumpTV (AIM: JTV) (TSX: JTV) (www.jumptv.com), the world's leading broadcaster of ethnic television over the Internet, announced that it has expanded its bundle of television channels from Colombia to include Caracol TV and the Cablepacifico group of channels.

The updated bundle features 17 channels led by Caracol TV -, Colombia's leading national television channel; Teleantioquia, the leading general entertainment channel in Antioquia; TeleCaribe, the leading local general entertainment channel in the Atlantic Coast region; and Canal Capital, a leading general entertainment channel broadcasting from Bogota, Colombia's capital. Many of the channels in the package are regionally focused and have, until now, not been available outside of Colombia.

For US$19.95 a month, JumpTV subscribers will now be able to watch many of Colombia's most popular channels representing a diverse mix of programming from different regions throughout the country.

"The regional focus of these channels will allow Colombians living away from home the chance to connect not only to the entire country but to the specific cities and communities from which they hail," said Kaleil Isaza Tuzman, President and Chief Executive Officer of JumpTV International. "Some of the very popular local events that will now be available for subscribers to watch include: 'El Festival Internacional de Teatro' in Bogota, the 'Carnaval' from Baranquilla and the events of the 'Feria de los Flores,' allowing Colombians to celebrate their ancestry and heritage while living away from their homeland."

Diego Victoria, General Manager, Latin America of JumpTV said, "For the over 4.5 million Colombians living abroad, JumpTV's bundle of 17 local television channels is an ideal and only way to access their favorite television programming. The JumpTV Colombian bundle represents our commitment to provide diverse and popular programming that is both easy-to-access and affordable."

Mr. Victoria continued, "This bundle of channels offers a taste of home that is uniquely Colombian and serves as a lifeline to cities such as Bogota, Cali, Medellin, Manizales, Baranquilla and the entire nation."

-The US bundle does not currently include Caracol TV. Everywhere else in the world Caracol TV is included.

About JumpTV

JumpTV is the world's leading subscription-based broadcaster of ethnic television over the Internet. With over 200 channels from 65+ countries, JumpTV delivers its subscribers full-screen news, sports and entertainment content on a real-time basis from all corners of the globe. JumpTV has subscribers from over 80 countries who view channels on the JumpTV online network via high-speed Internet connections on their home computers, laptops, Internet-enabled televisions and mobile phones.

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