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news agency

n.
An organization that provides news coverage to subscribers, as to newspapers or periodicals. Also called press agency, press association.

news agency

n
(Journalism & Publishing) an organization that collects news reports for newspapers, periodicals, etc. Also called: press agency

news′ a′gency


n.
a business organization that gathers news for transmittal to newspapers, magazines, broadcasting stations, and other subscribers.
[1870–75, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.news agency - an agency to collects news reports for newspapers and distributes it electronically
agency - a business that serves other businesses
syndicate - a news agency that sells features or articles or photographs etc. to newspapers for simultaneous publication
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References in classic literature ?
But there was practically nothing more to tell people until late in the afternoon, when the authorities gave the press agencies the news in their possession.
President of Saudi Press Agency Meets Vice-Presidents of Japanese Kyodo and JJ Press Agencies Tokyo, Rabi'II 25, 1435, Feb 25, 2014, SPA -- The President of Saudi Press Agency (SPA) Abdullah bin Fahd Al-Hussein met separately in Tokyo yesterday with Vice President of Japanese Kyodo News Agency Hashima Osaka and Vice President of Japanese JJ Press Agency Ashok Yama.
Arturo Galvan, CEO of Terra Lycos Mexico, noted that Business Wire Latin America's services were invaluable to corporate communications executives, as well as public relations and investor relations agencies, because news is delivered direct into the text-editing systems of the world's major newspapers, press agencies, and broadcast outlets.