JIB now will use AsiaSat AsiaSat 7 to start NHK World TV HD for Asia pacific region. Asia Satellite Telecommunications (AsiaSat) and Japan International Broadcasting (JIB) extended their partnership agreement for television service in Asia. On 1st July JIB will launch its HD version of NHK WorldTV via AsiaSat 7.
NHK World HD TV is an English-language news and lifestyle television channel and it was previously available in dvb SD channel format in Asia and the Pacific.
NHK World TV is a 24 hours News and current affairs TV channels having a wide rage of show ranging from 'NHK Nwesline', and a wide range of technology programs, lifestyle and entertainment, including "high-speed", "Tokyo Fashion Express", "dinner with cooking", "Sport Japan" and "Voyage" in Japan.
In addition, the channel also telecasts documentaries and specials reports including "Asia Insight," and "inside the lens and NHK provides documentary.