WOWOW INC. is a Japan-based company engaged in the pay broadcasting business through broadcasting satellites (BSs). The Company operates in two business segments. The Broadcasting segment is engaged in the procurement and production of television programs, as well as the provision of analog and digital flat-payment television broadcasting services in Japan through BSs. This segment is also engaged in the broadcasting of advertisement for free, the management of client and music copyrights, the procurement and operation of satellites, the publishing and management of integrated circuit for circumscription receiving system (CAS), the procurement, development and operation of music and image contents, among others. The Telemarketing segment is engaged in client management and telemarketing businesses.