TV TOKYO began broadcasting in 1964, owned and operated by Nihon Kagaku Gijutsu Shinko Zaidan (Japan Science Promotion Foundation), as a commercial free-to-air broadcaster specializing in educational and cultural programs.
TV Osaka is an Osaka based television station. The web site is only supplied in Japanese.
In programming, TBS had an average rating in "golden time"in the first half of FY2002 of 13.1Āď, 2.0 point less than Nippon Television Network Corporation and 0.6 point behind Fuji Television Network, Inc. In programming, TBS had an average rating in "golden time"in the first half of FY2002 of 13.1Āď, 2.0 point less than Nippon Television Network Corporation and 0.6 point behind Fuji Television Network, Inc.
NTV has been JapanĀfs top-rated commercial TV broadcast network for 8 consecutive years in a row. In the English pages of the website, you will find general information about the company, investor relations (IR), and public relations (PR), as well as an online catalog for program buyers. The Japanese pages have program listings, news headlines, weather forecasts, event information, promotional gift offers, and much more.
Fuji Television continues to seek new ways to expand all facets of its operations as a global comprehensive entertainment enterprise. At present, our activities abroad range from broadcasting programs in the United States and Europe to developing relationships with overseas broadcasters.
TV Asahi is a major broadcaster with 26 local affiliates that extend coverage across the entire Japanese archipelago. Our global network of 20 foreign bureaus ensures speedy news transmission from all over the world. TV Asahi pioneered the application of satellite technology in broadcasting in Japan.