News and Editorial Staff
Editor-in-chief Yoshikazu Shiohira
Chief editorial writer Tsunekuni Tamaki
Swiftly dispatched to the readership, up-to-the-moment and varied information
Our bywords are Accurate, Up-to-the-moment, and Fair
Our mission as a news agency or an organ of expression is promptly and precisely to cover international and local news as well as national events. The importance of all of this is especially marked in this information-oriented and internationalized society. To perform our mission, we have a headquarters and seven branches, 18 foreign correspondents covering 16 countries, three syndicating foreign news agencies to supply real time news coverage.