NHK World-Japan is composed of NHK World TV, NHK World Premium, and the shortwave radio service Radio Japan (RJ). World Radio Japan also makes some of its programs available on the Internet.What is the full form of NHK?
NHK, also called the Japan Broadcasting Corporation and shortened from Nippon Hōsō Kyōkai, is a Japanese government-owned public broadcaster. NHK, which has always been known by this romanized initialism in Japanese, is a statutory corporation funded by viewers' payments of a television license fee .How is NHK funded in Japan?
NHK is funded by reception fees (受信料, jushinryō), a system analogous to the license fee used in some English-speaking countries. The Broadcasting Act which governs NHK's funding stipulates anyone with broadcasting equipment able to receive NHK must pay.What is the history of anime on NHK?
In 1978, NHK broadcast Future Boy Conan, created by today’s king of Japanese animation, Miyazaki Hayao. Animation has been a core feature of children's television on NHK ever since. In 1998 NHK launched an animated program developed in-house, Prince Ojaru-maru, which also proved very popular.