Terms of Use

NHK Global Media Services, Inc. (“NHK Global Media Services”) exerts the utmost care in providing the information and services contained on this website. Users should exercise personal judgment and responsibility in making use of this site, after fully understanding and agreeing to the terms listed below.

Personal Information

  1. NHK Global Media Services may ask users who request materials from the company or who make other inquiries to provide personal information through this website. For information on how the company handles personal information, please see our “Privacy Policy.”
  2. Some pages on this site use the SSL (“Secure Sockets Layer”) protocol to protect users’ personal information. SSL is an encryption technology for transmitting information over the Internet.
  3. This site uses “cookies.” A cookie is a small amount of data sent to a user’s Internet browser upon accessing pages on this site. Cookies make it possible to analyze which pages a user has viewed, but they do not make it possible to identify individual users.

Links to External Websites

NHK Global Media Services does not permit external links to this website, except in cases authorized by the company. If you wish to create an external link to this site, please contact NHK Global Media Service’s Planning & General Affairs Dept.

For an Enjoyable User Experience

  1. This website uses JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser settings.
  2. Please select one of the following browsers when using this site. Pages may not display properly if you use a browser other than the ones listed here.Windows users: Internet Explorer (version 6.0 or higher); Firefox (version 2.0 or higher)Macintosh users: Safari (version 1.3 or higher); Firefox (version 2.0 or higher)
  3. Flash Player is required to view the content on some pages on this site. Please install the latest version of Adobe Flash Player to enhance your enjoyment.

Request to Users

Please refrain from accessing this website in such a way that disrupts or interferes with either the website’s facilities or its services.

Immunity from Liability

  1. NHK Global Services does not assume responsibility for any adverse events that occur as a result of the use of, or the inability to use, this website.
  2. NHK Global Services does not warrant that this site is free of computer viruses or other harmful components.
  3. Information appearing on this site may be out of date due to broken links or the passage of time since the information was uploaded.
  4. This site may become temporarily unavailable or be suspended due to events beyond NHK Global Media Service’s control.


Reproducing images, audio, photographs, music and other materials featured on this website for any purpose other than personal use without permission from the copyright owner, or making such materials available to the public over the Internet, constitutes copyright infringement.

NHK Global Media Services owns the copyright to all information presented on this website. Please take note of the following when using the site.

The following user restrictions apply to materials and/or content on the NHK Global Media Service website:

  • Users are prohibited from assimilating any materials and/or content into their own websites.
  • Reproductions are prohibited, except as permitted by the applicable copyright laws.
  • Reproductions made in accordance with the applicable copyright laws may not be used for anything other than the intended purpose.
  • Reproductions made in accordance with the applicable copyright laws may not be modified or changed in any way.

Any user of this website who violates the applicable copyright laws may be subject to criminal liability.

Supplementary Information

Please note that the information presented on these pages may be revised at any time due to events such as a change in services provided by the company and/or developments in network technology.