Broadcast Media Service

Kyodo offers text, photo, audio and video services to Japan Broadcasting Corp. (NHK) and some 120 key commercial broadcasting stations across Japan. more

Japanese-Language Service

Kyodo has an extensive news-gathering network employing more than 1,000 journalists and operating a worldwide communications system. more

English-Language Service

Kyodo distributes English-language news, known as Kyodo World Service (KWS), to Japanese and transnational media 24 hours a day on a real-time basis. more

Chinese-Language Service

Kyodo has been offering its news in the Chinese language since February 2001 through its Internet-based website 《Gongtong Wang (Kyodo Net)》. more

Print Media Service

Kyodo issues newspapers, both in Japanese and English, that are radio-transmitted twice a day to about 800 ocean-going ships and fishing boats, and hotels in resorts abroad. more

What's KYODO

What's Kyodo?KYODO NEWS, founded in November 1945 as a nonprofit cooperative organization, is the leading news agency in Japan.more

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