Corporate profile

Company name The Mainichi Newspapers Co., Ltd.
Business activities Publication of daily newspapers, magazines and books; operation of digital media projects; planning and implementing initiatives including sports- and culture-related projects
First issue February 21, 1872
Capital one hundred million yen
Company representative Ken Matsuki, president & CEO
Number of employees Around 3,000
Communications network 99 bureaus, 267 minor reporting stations, 24 overseas bureaus
Printing facilities 14 factories


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