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Hokkaido Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd.

HTB Hokkaido Television Broadcasting is a commercial TV broadcaster in Sapporo. It has been running free-to-air terrestrial TV broadcasts since 1968.
Having produced and broadcast regional, community-based programs and news for over 40 years, HTB is rooted in everything about HOKKAIDO.
HTB is one of the Japanese broadcasters highly motivated in pursuing business opportunities with international buyers, producers, media partners and advertisers.

Head Office

Head Office:
6, N1 W1, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 0608406, Japan


December 1, 1967


Keisuke Kurosawa

Content Business Division

Shogo Kazuhama

Contracts and Copyright Business Department


  • Art
  • Entertainment
  • Music

4K Documentary―An Alpine Symphony by Sapporo Symphony Orchestra

Founded in 1961, Sapporo Symphony Orchestra is the only professional orchestra based in Hokkaido. Also known as “Sakkyo,” the Orchestra gives around 120 concerts a year. In 2018, Swiss conductor Matthias Bamert was appointed as the new chief conductor of Sakkyo. The program features the rehearsals a...

  • Entertainment
  • Family
  • Travel
  • Travelogue

Onchan goes to Asia!

The show covers closely on a big project in which “Onchan,” the mascot for HTB, brings snow from Hokkaido to Taiwan and Thailand respectively, together with a student from each country. The student from Taiwan made a snowman for the first time ever for her mother at home. With the help of a professi...

  • Entertainment
  • Food/Cooking
  • Nature
  • Reality

Fish & Pretty Girls... plus Pops

We Love Fishing: In this program, Haruka, who is a complete beginner in fishing, and Ami, who often goes fishing on weekends, go wild fishing and catching big or rare fish, such as yellowtail, rockfish, and bullhead, in the sea, rivers, and lakes in the vast lands of Hokkaido. The “pops,” who serves...

  • Food/Cooking
  • Travel


Introducing the best nature, culture, food and lifestyles of the northernmost island of Japan, Hokkaido. Every week our hosts explore the colorful towns and cities of Hokkaido, to discover their diverse lifestyles and seasonal delights. From deep powder snow to bright flower fields, cherry blossoms ...