Circulation of its party newspaper Shimbun Akahata
dropped to around 240,000 in 2011 from some 360,000 10 years earlier.
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In the commemorative edition, the Shimbun Akahata
(Newspaper Red Flag) carried reportage on its front page from Guam, where some U.
Some party sources said the decision is part of reorganization of the global bureaus of the paper, called Shimbun Akahata
(Newspaper Red Flag), as the party has recently put more emphasis on Asia-related news including diplomacy.
was a senior researcher at the Vaccine Research Center, National Institutes of Health ("NIH").
Akio Horikoshi, a former employee of the now-defunct Social Insurance Agency, was initially found guilty by the Tokyo District Court of distributing Shimbun Akahata
to neighbors ahead of a general election, but the Tokyo High Court in late March overturned the decision, saying his actions did not undermine the administrative neutrality of a public servant.
Kazuo Shii, chief of the JCP Secretariat and also in attendance, said the JCP is negotiating with the South Korean government to open a bureau in Seoul for its party paper Shimbun Akahata
About 8,000 people joined the JCP between September, when the fifth general conference of its Central Committee was held, and the end of May, although circulation of the party newspaper Akahata
has been decreasing.
JCP's newspaper Shimbun Akahata
reopened its Beijing bureau in February.
It also plans to boost the number subscribers to its daily Shimbun Akahata
The JCP newspaper, Shimbun Akahata
, reopened its Beijing bureau in February.
Subscribers to the official party newspaper, Shimbun Akahata
(Red Flag), now number 1.