Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) via its award-winning IPTV service, HyppTV unveiled a new Islamic content channel ‘Salam HD’ on HyppTV Channel 113, starting 5th June 2016.
Formerly known as Hikmah, Salam HD will feature comprehensive Islamic content in Bahasa Malaysia, focusing on Islamic factual and lifestyle programmes in HD. The launch of the new channel is in conjunction with HyppTV’s “Keindahan Ramadan, Keriangan Syawal” campaign for the coming holy month of Ramadan and Raya celebration.
Emily Wee, Vice President, Business and Media Operations, New Media, TM commented, “With the holy month of Ramadhan just around the corner, we are excited to offer a variety of exclusive local content for our customers through our exclusive new local channel, Salam HD besides HyppSensasi HD and HyppInspirasi HD.”
Concentrating on Islamic factual and lifestyle programmes, the channel will offer a variety of exciting new and exclusive Islamic content such as documentary, magazine, talk show, telemovies and drama series. Currently being offered as a free channel, Salam HD will be also available with time-shift and catch-up function as well as on HyppTV Everywhere for viewers who are on the move.
The content offering of ‘Keindahan Ramadan, Keriangan Syawal’ campaign will feature four new exclusive local drama series on HyppSensasi HD during Ramadan every Saturday at 8.00 pm in June. Whereas, during the Raya celebration, comedy fans should also look forward to a comedy special on HyppInspirasi HD.