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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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news agency

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The State Minister for Information Affairs and the Government's Official Spokesperson thanked Bahrain News Agency (BNA) for hosting the conference and UoB for its continuous cooperation.
By Muhammad al-Enizi MANAMA, Aug 30 (KUNA) -- Gulf Cooperation Council's (GCC) news agencies strive toward cooperative joint work and augmenting coordination among them to serve the interests of their readers, said director general of the Bahrain News Agency (BNA) Muhannad Suleiman, in statements to KUNA on Friday.
The 3rd World Congress of News Agencies was concluded last night with participation of Oman News Agency (ONA), besides, a number of Arab and World news agencies, which was held in San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina and lasted several days.
Business Wire has expanded its media reach in Britain, Scotland, Wales, Ireland and the Republic of Northern Ireland as a result of a distribution agreement with The Press Association, the national news agency of the United Kingdom and Ireland.
They were welcomed by Bahrain News Agency (BNA) Acting Director General Mohannad Suleiman Al Nuaimi.
BY Nawaf Al-Deqbasi (With photos) DOHA, Aug 29 (KUNA) -- Director General of the Qatar News Agency (QNA) Ahmed Sd Al-Buainain said on Thursday that meeting of the Gulf News Agencies in Kuwait would promote the process of joint work among the GCC countries in the fields of media.
The Council includes in its membership Sergio Fernandez Nova, the Council's President and Director of Argentine Telam News Agency; Secretary General of News Agencies World Council Uffe Riis Sorensen; Abdullah bin Fahad Al Hussain, Director General of the Saudi Press Agency (SPA); Director General of Press Association (AP) of London, Clive Marshall; Director General of Spanish News Agency (EFE) Lola Alvarez; Director of Turkish Anadolu Agency (AA) and President of The Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) Himi Bengi; Secretary General of European Alliance of News Agencies Erik Nylen; Director General of Deutsche Presse Agentur (DP) Malte Von Trotha; Secretary General of Federation of Arab News Agencies (FANA) Dr.
Muscat, Nov 21 (ONA) Said bin Khalfan al Harthy, Media Affairs Advisor at the Information Ministry today opened the panel discussion for the editors and technicians at the AGCC News Agencies, organized by Oman News Agency (ONA) in collaboration with the AGCC Secretariat General.
The conferences were co-sponsored by Business Wire's local news agency partners in these emerging markets, and the national stock exchanges.
Fareed Iyar said that the Federation's 42nd General Assembly Meeting (AGM) will be hosted in the Kingdom of Bahrain on November 24-25 at the invitation of Bahrain News Agency (BNA)'s Director-General Mohannad Sulaiman Al Noaimi.
Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) Board Chairman and Director General Sheikh Mubarak Al-Duaij Al-Sabah on Monday underlined the importance of cooperation among Arab news agencies to cover the latest developments in the region.