DZRD 981 Sonshine Radio is currently the no. 1 Alternative Radio Station in Pangasinan and no. 2 most listened AM Radio Station in the province based on the recent survey done by a prestigious private survey firm called AC Nelsien. DZRD owned and managed by Sonshine Media Network International (SMNI). It is equipped with a brand new 10,000 watts US-made digital transmitter and computerized studio facilities. DZRD-Dagupan digital signal is clearly heard in the entire province of Pangasinan, Tarlac, Benguet, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Nueva Ecija and Zambales.
DZRD is using a Tagalog medium to cater to multifarious dialect-speaking audience within Pangasinan and nearby provinces and regions. Its highly competitive public affairs programs are anchored by top rated, prominent, credible and well respected local broadcast personalities who are competent in discussing broiling local and national issues captivating audience from political and business spectrum and the common masses. This station has also a great number of religious listeners especially those who have been faithfully following the message and preaching of the Word of God from Pastor Apollo C. Quiboloy.
SMNI is one of the fastest growing media network in the country today with its 17 Sonshine Radio Stations covering the entire Philippine archipelago and utilizing the latest Satellite and Information Technology, Sonshine Radio truly is conquering the airwaves living up to its Filipino tagline: Dinig sa buong mundo! (Heard worldwide!) Sonshine Radio is being heard via Satellite through Globecast World Radio channel 214 and through the internet via online radio www.sonshineradio.com. Indeed, there is Sonshine Radio wherever you are!
SMNI has also its Free TV ACQ-KBN Sonshine TV 39 in Manila & Sonshine TV 43 in Davao City! It is the only TV station that transforms and delivers 24 hours of unadulterated preaching of the Word of God, carrying the message of the Appointed Son of God, Pastor Apollo C. Quiboloy 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Channel 39 is reaching Mega Manila with a power of 60,000 watts. It is also seen for over 600 Cable Channels all over Philippines and in Asia, North and South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Australia through Globecast World TV & 5 giant satellites. It’s the only TV station beaming its signal from Davao City to the whole world!
With its two popular newspapers, PINAS and SIKAT are serving as the Filipino global newspaper distributed within the Philippines and in 33 countries around the world! The only newspaper featuring not only the latest news within the country, but the abundant feasting of God’s word through the preaching of Pastor Apollo C. Quiboloy. PINAS strives to unravel the truth without scandal, sensationalism and immorality.