July 30, 2013 09.07 Europe/London By Robert Briel

nhk_newslineNHK World TV is now live on the Opera TV Store app platform, enabling viewers to live-stream the channel’s entertainment content.
The free NHK World TV app offers viewers news, documentaries, music, cooking programs, fashion trends, technology insights and much more from NHK, the 24/7 English-language international channel from Japan’s public broadcaster, NHK.
“The world truly is flattening when premium regional broadcasters like NHK give viewers anywhere in the world more choice of exciting on-demand content,” said Aneesh Rajaram, SVP for TV and devices at Opera Software.
“NHK is extremely savvy with seeing the potential of early technology trends, and viewers will agree that its app adds even more engaging and entertaining content to the Opera TV Store.”
The Opera TV Store is an HTML5-based app platform that gives users a selection of entertaining apps. It has already launched globally on smart TVs and Blu-ray Disc players from Sony and TCL, and has also been selected by Humax, Hisense and MediaTek.