MBC to provide multilingual subtitles for over 2300 programs


On October 30, MBC stated that they will provide subtitles to 2,300 programs ranging from reality shows, cultural programs, to drama series for foreigners and multicultural families living in Korea. 

The subtitles will be available in 5 languages: English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Vietnamese. and can be streamed through websites Pooq and YouTube. The most popular shows of MBC will be added subtitles first are “Dad! Where Are You Going?”, “MBC Show Music Core,” “Infinity Challenge” and recent hit drama series “The Night Watchman’s Journal”.

The rep from MBC said, “We expect this multilingual service can help non-Korean viewers to better understand the programs and also help Korean viewers who are studying foreign languages. In addition, they can easily look up the meaning of new words with a few clicks”.

Jenny@dkpopnews