Newsroom Tokyo

An all-new program for a rapidly changing region, NHK World's Newsroom Tokyo puts the spotlight on Japan and the rest of Asia. Get all major news, the latest developments, and learn what drives them. See expert reports and analysis. Enjoy sharp insights and probing interviews with a diverse range of newsmakers. And… what's happening in the entertainment world. Newsroom Tokyo brings the focus back home. It's where we excel.

Show Info

Airs on: Japan NHK World (2015 - now)
Schedule: Weekdays at 20:00 (45 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: News

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Previous Episode

Invitation to President Obama

Episode 2016-08-04; Aug 4, 2016

While many applauded US President Barack Obama's recent visit to Hiroshima, a citizen's group in Nagasaki says it felt overlooked so it sent him a request to visit their city.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2016-08-04: Invitation to President ObamaAug 4, 2016
2016-08-03: Caregiving TragedyAug 3, 2016
2016-08-02: Fighting Extremism in BangladeshAug 2, 2016
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