AsiaNet: Japan Press Pool Service for APEC Meetings in Bali, ASEAN Meetings in Brunei

TOKYO, (PNA/Kyodo JBN-Asianet) — Kyodo News, The Japan Times and The Mainichi have launched a joint English portal website to provide news reports, official documents and other information for a series of APEC meetings in Bali, Indonesia, as well as ASEAN-related meetings, including the East Asia Summit, in Brunei.

Media organizations can access the just-inaugurated Japan Press Pool Service website until Oct. 10 to obtain the following in English: * news reports on the meetings; * top stories from Japan; * news photos; * information and news reports on side events; and * official documents released by the APEC and ASEAN secretariats and the Japanese government.

To access the website, go to: http://www.presspool.jp/ (Login IDs and passwords are not required.)

Source: Kyodo News

Contact: Yoichi Kosukegawa Chief Editor World Services Section Kyodo News Tel: +81-3-6252-8305 e-mail: kaigai.kammon@kyodonews.jp