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WAKUWAKU JAPAN Channel joins basic pack of “Kbro”, the largest Cable Operator in Taiwan from 25th April, 2019

WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation (Headquarters: Tokyo, Minato-ku, President & CEO: Masafumi Kawanishi, hereinafter WAKUWAKU JAPAN) announces that its Japanese general entertainment channel “WAKUWAKU JAPAN” joins basic pack of the biggest pay-TV cable platform “Kbro” operated by Kbro Inc. (Kbro) from 25th April, 2019.

Kbro is the largest Multi Service Cable Operator (MSO) in Taiwan and WAKUWAKU JAPAN has been carried by its HD package from September 2016 with limited number of subscribers. With WAKUWAKU JAPAN’s performance and growing popularity in Taiwan, Kbro agreed to migrate WAKUWAKU JAPAN channel to its basic pack, which reaches Kbro’s entire subscriber base.

Taiwan's pay TV basic pack penetration is one of the highest in the world reaching 84% of all households in Taiwan, almost on par with free to air TV reach. WAKUWAKU JAPAN was recently added to basic pack of 2nd largest pay-TV cable platform “CNS” in July 2018.

WAKUWAKU JAPAN is grateful to all its supporting partners and will continue to contribute to the increase of Japan fans in countries/areas not only in Taiwan but throughout Asia through the broadcast of exciting Japanese contents that the viewers have never seen.

<What is WAKUWAKU JAPAN?>

Official Websitehttp://www.wakuwakujapan.com/
WAKUWAKU JAPAN is a Japanese general entertainment channel, airing 24 hours a day, and offering variety of programs in the local language. Through the broadcasts and its promotional activities, WAKUWAKU JAPAN aims to show to its viewers the Japan of today, along with its entertainment, culture and the many local goods from all around Japan to increase the viewers’ interests of Japan.

WAKUWAKU JAPAN is currently airing in 7 countries/territories, which are Indonesia, Myanmar, Singapore, Taiwan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Mongolia.

<About WAKUWAKU JAPAN Corporation>

  • Company Name: WAKUWAKU JAPAN CORPORATION
  • Address: 1-7-1 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052 Japan
  • Established: 1 May 2015
  • Capital Investment: JPY 100,000,000
  • President & CEO: Masafumi Kawanishi
  • Shareholders: Sky Perfect JSAT Corporation 60% Cool Japan Fund Inc. 40%