Bloomberg TV Japan is well known throughout the whole of Japan for 24/7 unbiased and unedited information on market and news on the world finance and business.
Bloomberg TV Japan is a 24 hours network that provides viewers with news related to finance and business of the nation and the globe. The channel reaches the homes of over millions in Japan and caters to the people worldwide. With its Asian headquarters in Hong Kong, the channel has been serving since 1994. Viewers can also catch certain programs if they watch Bloomberg TV Japan online.
Bloomberg Japan had ceased to broadcast by 30th of April, 2009. After the collapse, the network has now been restored by the Bloomberg Asia (International). However, the website language print newsroom of Japanese language continued to operate as usual. In June, 2009, in cooperation with the BS-Fuji Television, several small on-air segments came into being. By the month of October, 2009, multiple other segments along with the Tokyo Broadcast System (TBS) got included.
Bloomberg Japan has several international competitors lined up behind it. Some of the most well-known contending channels are BBC World, CCTV-9, Fox News Channel, CNN International, Sky News International, Australia Network, etc. The website is also renowned for its use of datascreen format, which actually takes over the majority of the camera shots and TV screen.
Bloomberg TV was severely chastised for breaking Ofcom rules of UK in the year 2005 during the national General Election. The channel was found showing up biases in favor of the Labor Party which actually occurred due to the breach of the British Law. As per the law, a channel should allot equal time for all the foremost political parties. Instead, Bloomberg covered the Labor Party launch with such manifestation and prominence that failed miserably to counterbalance the air time for the Liberal democrats and Conservatives.