NHK

The Japan Broadcasting Corporation, also known as NHK, is a Japanese public broadcaster. NHK, which has always been known by this romanized initialism in Japanese, is a statutory corporation... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Radio, terrestrial television and satellite television broadcaster
  • Branding:  NHK
  • Country:  Japan
  • Availability:  Nationwide and Worldwide
  • Founded:  Tokyo Broadcasting Station founded 29 November 1924, merged into Japan Broadcasting Corporation in 6 August 1926, implementation of Broadcasting Act in 1 June 1950
  • Motto:  まっすぐ、真剣。, ("Honest, seriousness")
  • Headquarters:  NHK Broadcasting Center, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
  • Broadcast area:  Japan
  • Owner:  Government of Japan (statutory corporation chartered under the Broadcasting Act of 1950)
  • Key people:  Terunobu Maeda, President, Satoru Masagaki, Executive Vice President
  • Launch date:  March 1925 (radio), November 1950 (February 1953) (television)
  • Former names:  Tokyo/Osaka/Nagoya Broadcasting Station (1925–1926)
  • Picture format:  1080i (HDTV), 2160p 4K UHD (NHK BS4K), 4320p 8K UHD (NHK BS8K)
  • Callsign meaning:  Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • Official website:  [www.nhk.or.jp]
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo