Voom HD beaming to Hong Kong


Rainbow HD Holdings has inked a carriage agreement to launch the Voom HD channel in Hong Kong, marking the first launch in Asia for the channel, which is among the first of its kind in the region.

Voom HD has one of the largest collections of high-definition programming in the world, the company said Thursday, with program genres including adventure travel, fashion, luxury lifestyle, art, live concerts, action sports and video gaming. In addition to about 500 programming hours sold to more than 50 countries, the global Voom HD channel has launched on Scandinavia’s Canal Digital, Sweden’s Com Hem, Estonia’s Elion and Latvia’s Izzi. The channel is expected to launch in Singapore this year.