Board examines the future direction of news coverage

National Nov 24, 2016

Board examines the future direction of news coverage

Identity of The Japan Times The discussion revolved around what only The Japan Times could offer and what it should be providing to readers given that it is now distributed along with The New York Times International Edition. The advisory board members agreed the articles published ...

Enhancing the youth readership experience

National Nov 24, 2016

Enhancing the youth readership experience

To gather voices from young readers, The Japan Times asked a group of students at International School of Asia, Karuizawa, what they thought of The Japan Times. The following opinions were expressed during a feedback session with the students at their school. KARUIZAWA, Nagano Pref. ...

New members named to Japan Times Media Advisory Board

National Dec 29, 2015

New members named to Japan Times Media Advisory Board

The Japan Times on Tuesday announced the appointments of four distinguished individuals to The Japan Times Media Advisory Board, a committee of Japan-based experts tasked with advising the newspaper on its content. The new advisers, whose terms start Friday, will serve for two years. They are ...

The Japan Times advisory board rates paper's coverage

National / Media Dec 24, 2015

The Japan Times advisory board rates paper's coverage

The Japan Times Media Advisory Board members who have been monitoring the newspapers' reporting met Nov. 18 to discuss progress from the previous board meetings and offer advice for the future. The November meeting at The Japan Times' headquarters in Tokyo was the last of ...

Times advisory board meets, offers recommendations

National / Media Jun 12, 2015

Times advisory board meets, offers recommendations

While some advisory board members praised specific stories or stressed the need for improvement in some articles and headlines that appeared in The Japan Times over the last half year, others offered recommendations for design and the use of graphics. Intense images Kyoto Journal founding editor ...

Advisers assess Japan Times performance after INYT tie-up

National / Media Apr 30, 2014

Advisers assess Japan Times performance after INYT tie-up

Now that The Japan Times is being distributed together with the International New York Times, the advisory board members agreed that there should be a newsroom shift toward even more coverage of Japan. Lin Kobayashi, founder of International School of Asia, Karuizawa, said increased reporting ...

Japan Times appoints advisers to improve coverage

National Oct 31, 2013

Japan Times appoints advisers to improve coverage

The Japan Times announced Thursday that it has established The Japan Times Media Advisory Board, appointing four distinguished individuals living in Japan to improve the quality of the newspaper and its reportage. The advisory board members, whose terms start Friday and will continue for two ...