Japan

A comprehensive list of all popular Japanese newspapers and associated ePaper websites.


Asahi Shimbun

Asahi Shimbun

The first edition of this newspaper was collectively established by Murayama Ryohei, Kimura Noboru and Tsuda Tei in the year 1879. It is one of the world’s leading newspapers with a circulation figuring reaching 8 million, making it the second most popular Japanese…
Yomiuri Shimbun 読売新聞

Yomiuri Shimbun 読売新聞

It was founded by Nisshusha Newspaper company in the year 1874 and now is acquired by Yomiuri Group, the largest player in the print media field. Not only in the country, it also accredited as one of the largest selling newspapers…
The Japan Times

The Japan Times

This newspaper was established by Motosada Zumoto, a noted entrepreneur and a journalist, in the year 1897 and now is controlled by Nifco. The target readership of this newspaper is mainly foreigners settled in the country. It has a total…
Nihon Keizai Shimbun (株式会社日本経済新聞社 )

Nihon Keizai Shimbun (株式会社日本経済新聞社 )

It was first published in the year 1876 and now is owned by Nikkei Inc.  It is basically a Japanese Newspaper, which is also available in English and published in the name of Nikkei Weekly. This Newspaper mainly concentrates on…
Chunichi Shimbun 中日新聞

Chunichi Shimbun 中日新聞

This newspaper was first published in the year 1886 and now it is owned by Chunichi Shimbun Co.,Ltd. This Newspaper mainly Concentrates on the Political issues and the Current Affairs of the Country.  It is one of the leading Newspapers of…
Tokyo Sports 東京スポーツ

Tokyo Sports 東京スポーツ

This newspaper was first published  in the year 1874 and now it is owned by Yomiuri Group. This Newspaper mainly Concentrates on the issues and information Regarding various Sports. It is one of  the leading Newspapers having circulation of about 6…
Sankei Shimbun 産経新聞

Sankei Shimbun 産経新聞

This newspaper was first published in the year 1933 and now it is owned by Sankei Shimbun Co. Ltd.  This Newspaper mainly focus on the issues regarding Politics and Crimes in the Country. It is one of the leading Newspapers of…
Hokkaido Shimbun 北海道新聞

Hokkaido Shimbun 北海道新聞

This newspaper was first published in the year 1887 and now it is owned by The Hokkaido Shimbun press. This Newspaper mainly Concentrates on the Political and Economic issues of the Country. It is one of the leading Newspapers of…
Kyoto Shimbun

Kyoto Shimbun

The Kyoto shimbun was first published in the year 1879 and now it is owned by The Kyoto Shimbun Co.,Ltd. This Newspaper mainly Focus on the Current Affairs and Political issues of the Country. It is one of the leading…
Chugoku Shimbun 中国新聞アルファ

Chugoku Shimbun 中国新聞アルファ

This was first published by Saburo Yamamoto in the year 1982 and now it is owned by the Chugoku Shimbun Co.,Ltd. This Newspaper features the Current Affairs and the Political Affairs of the Country. It is one of the leading Newspapers…
Shimbun Akahata しんぶん赤旗

Shimbun Akahata しんぶん赤旗

The Shimbun Akahata was first published  in the year 1928 and now it is owned by Japanese Communist Party. As its name suggests, this Newspaper mainly concentrates on the political issues of the City. It is one of the leading…
Mainichi Shimbun 毎日新聞

Mainichi Shimbun 毎日新聞

This was first published in the year 1872 and now it is owned by The Mainichi Newspapers Co.,Ltd. This Newspaper mainly Concentrates on the Economic and the Political Affairs of the Country. It is one of the leading Newspapers of Japan…
Seikyo Shimbun 聖教新聞

Seikyo Shimbun 聖教新聞

The Seikyo Shimbun was first published in the year 1951 and now it is owned by Soka Gakkai. It is one of the leading Newspapers in Japan having Circulation of about 5.5 million, making it the third largest circulated daily…