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Wakuwaku Japan To Launch On StarHub TV

WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation, a group company of SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation, will be launching channel WAKUWAKU JAPAN on Singapore’s leading pay TV operator StarHub TV in January 2016. Starting a partnership with StarHub TV, WAKUWAKU JAPAN will be available on a total of ten platforms across Singapore, Indonesia and Myanmar, leading to an increase in the number of potential viewers to more than 3.5M households.

WAKUWAKU JAPAN, the Japanese content channel, will present a delightful blend of programming across genres, including first-run dramas, movies, anime/superhero series, culture, entertainment, kids’ programmes, music, sports and documentaries, to appeal to a wide contemporary audience. Through its many television programmes, WAKUWAKU JAPAN aims to cultivate a love for Japanese culture, products and its many regions.

Mr. Masafumi Kawanishi President & CEO of WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation expressed, “We are delighted to announce the launch of our channel on StarHub TV, the leading pay TV provider with a strong market presence not only in Singapore but also the whole Asia. We would like to inspire StarHub TV subscribers and audiences in Singapore by introducing wonderful Japanese content.”

“We are excited to embark on this new partnership with WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation. Japanese culture retains a strong following in Singapore, not just among the Japanese community but also Singaporeans. We look forward to bringing WAKUWAKU JAPAN to StarHub TV customers next year,” said Ms. Lee Soo Hui, Head of Media Business Unit, StarHub. WAKUWAKU JAPAN's launch on StarHub TV signals a strengthening of its influence in the Asian region, and provides further momentum for its overseas expansion.

Source: Wakuwaku Japan