World Heritage Channel Coming to Asia

24 Mar 2015 - By TW Staff

Turner Asia Pacific announced it will be launching World Heritage Channel in Asia, a brand-new premium documentary channel with programming categories including nature, travel, history and culture. The channel's content will highlight some of the most treasured places on Earth – UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites – as well as feature exclusive and award-winning content from the world's best documentary makers.

“The debut of this stunning channel is the beginning of a fourth channel genre for Turner in Asia," said Turner Asia Pacific President Ricky Ow, in the announcement. "Alongside our landmark brands in News, Kids and General Entertainment, the World Heritage Channel is a perfect entry for Turner into the Documentary genre. We believe the channel will appeal to a select audience who are seeking a premium, authentic and serious documentary destination. We look forward to introducing this beautiful new offering around Asia in the coming months.”

Positioned as a 100% pure and authentic documentary service, the World Heritage Channel will allow viewers to experience the beauty of the world and its heritage, and discover the sights, sounds and tastes of breathtaking landscapes, colorful festivals, wildlife, isolated tribes and unique cuisines.