NHK World

NHK launching English-language VoD

Japanese public broadcaster NHK is launching an English-language video-on-demand service next week. NHK World, the broadcaster’s international service, will start to make content available on-demand from June 15.  NHK said the free VoD service will initially comprise 13 recently transmitted programmes before being gradually expanded as rights are cleared. The launch line-up includes Asia insight, […]

NHK World launches on Virgin Media

NHK World, the international English-language news channel of Japanese public broadcaster NHK, has launched on Virgin Media in the UK.  The network is now available to subscribers of Virgin’s top-tier XL TV subscription package on channel slot 625 of the EPG. NHK World, which also airs entertainment shows and focuses on Japan and Asia, is […]