Tokyo-Based News Agency Nippon News Announces the Release of the New Website

The re-release of promises a vibrant look, new content, significant layout updates, and features which cover the latest news and stories from all over Japan.

Tokyo, Japan, July 02, 2010 --( "Although we pride ourselves on quality content, we had found that there was room for improvement with the interface. So now we offer better service to everyone in all media formats needing content from Japan," remarked Nippon News President, Laurent Benchana.

Here is what is new:

Daily editorial photo upload
Easier navigation in English, French and Japanese
More content (already more than 17,000 photos available)
Reorganized photo categories
Special page for photo, video and writing assignments
Terrific, new lay-out

All of these improvements have been possible due to the great efforts of the Nippon News team: Paul De Mercey (webmaster), Hitoshi Yamada (photographer) and Chris Pelletier (copyediting).

"Please take the time to explore the improved Nippon News website in the coming days. We appreciate hearing from you, so give us your feedback or feel free to ask us a question about our services. Plus, if you want to stay up-to-date, you can now follow us through RSS, Twitter and Facebook!," Benchana added.

For more information on Nippon News, call (+81) 3-3291-1620 or visit

About Nippon News
Nippon News, established in October 2002, is a Tokyo-based news agency that specializes in unsolicited and on-demand media content in the areas of photo, text and video. The agency features all of the latest Japanese news: national, political, entertainment, business, technology and sports. Photo, video and writing assignments are available, and Nippon News always caters to client needs. The agency has clients from major television networks, print media and online media worldwide.

Nippon News Co., Ltd.
Laurent Benchana