Astro All Asia Networks (commonly marketed as just Astro) is a Malaysian investment holding media and entertainment public limited company that began in the form of a pay digital direct broadcast satellite radio and television service, Astro.
Since its establishment, it expanded to provide management services to its subsidiaries. The company is dedicated and engaged in content creation, aggregation and distribution activities, including the provision of direct-to-home subscription television, radio broadcasting services, library licensing, multimedia interactive services, magazine publishing, Malaysian film production, talent management, creation of computer animation, interactive content and television content distribution. It is Malaysia's largest pay television provider. More than two-thirds of the equity is owned by Usaha Tegas Sdn Bhd and Khazanah Nasional Berhad, while the remaining 25.7% is possibly owned by either the government itself and News Corporation, an American company chaired by Rupert Murdoch.[weasel words] As a consortium company comprising of government-linked and private companies, it is listed on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange