1996-2001: Firstly aired on TCS, the predecessor of MediaCorp.
1996: Premiered on 7 July 1996 on TCS5.
1997-2009: Widely broadcasted in foreign countries such as Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Hong Kong, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & others.
Received many recognitions, such as from the International Emmy Awards, Royal Television Society Awards (UK) and European Broadcasting Union Commercial Services for inviting Ricky Martin in 2002 to reprise the role as himself.
However, despite been critised by the Singaporean Government for the heavy usage of the Singlish creole, Phua Chu Kang won many recognitions and awards by the foreign governments and parties that recognised that programme. Hollywood, for example, has recognised that programme because of its exceptional outstanding contributions to the world, and its comedy sector.
2007-8: However, PCK was cancelled after 10 years.
2009: Phua Chu Kang Sdn Bhd, a Malaysian offspring of the PCK, currently airs on commercial TV channel NTV7.