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|ABS-CBN Regional Channel|
August 1, 2016 (Test Broadcast)|
March 15, 2017 (Full Broadcast)
|Closed||January 15, 2018 (for Philippine markets)|
|Slogan||Bringing You Closer to Home|
|Headquarters||Quezon City, Philippines|
|Replaced by||Liga (channel space on Sky Direct)|
|The Filipino Channel|||
ABS-CBN Regional Channel was a Philippine cable channel airing programming from the ABS-CBN Regional television and radio stations owned by ABS-CBN.The channel was launched as a test broadcast on August 1, 2016, and began its full broadcast on March 15, 2017. The channel was formerly available locally on Sky Direct, Sky Cable, Destiny Cable, UniCable (Cebu), Sky On Demand, and i Want TV.
ARC was the network's second attempt to have a cable channel solely dedicated to regional programming. In 1996, when the then-Sarimanok Channel 37 (later renamed as the Sarimanok News Network (SNN), and now known today as ANC, the ABS-CBN News Channel) was launched, 80% of its programming were produced in the network's regional operations centers located in Baguio, Bacolod, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Naga, Zamboanga, among others. The programming consists of newscasts which is aired live via satellite, public affairs shows such as Banat Visayas, Sulong Mindanao, drama, comedy and musical programs.
Delivered in Filipino - Anchored by Dobie de Guzman, Cris Zuñiga, Grace Alba and Harris Julio.
Delivered in Filipino - Anchored by Val Balita.
Delivered in Cebuano - Anchored by Paul Palacio and Melanie Severino.
Delivered in Waray - Hosted by Ranulfo Docdocan.
Delivered in Cebuano - Hosted by PJ dela Peña.
Delivered in Kapampangan - Hosted by Richie Bondoc.
Delivered in Hiligaynon - Hosted by Ryan Gamboa