BBC's Japanese service is BBC World News translated into Japanese.

Posted: 09 Sep 2013   Print   Send a link
BBC World News press release, 2 Sept 2013: "Starting today, Yuji Watanabe will join BBC World News Japan as Managing Director, heading up the BBC’s new business in Japan. His priorities as Managing Director will be exploring new business opportunities for the channel, expanding existing platforms and building the profile of BBC World News with Japanese audiences. BBC World News has been available to Japanese audiences since 1994 and Japan continues to be a key market for the channel’s international business strategy. It is currently the only territory in which the BBC translates its English-language content into the national language." -- BBC World News is a 24-hour global English television news channel.