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List of News Agencies in Different Countries

According to Encyclopaedia Britannica, News agency is an organization that gathers, writes, and distributes news from around a nation or the world to newspapers, periodicals, radio and television broadcasters, government agencies, and other users.


Trivia:

* Agence France-Presse (AFP) is the world's oldest news agency; founded in 1835.
* Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world's largest news agency.
* Associated Press (AP) is the second largest news agency founded in 1846.
* Press Trust of India (PTI) is the largest news agency in India.

Here is the list of the principal news agencies across the world



Afghanistan:

    Afghan Islamic Press

    Bakhtar News Agency

    Khaama Press

    Pajhwok Afghan News


Albania: Albanian Telegraphic Agency


Algeria: Algeria Press Service


Angola: Angola Press News Agency


Argentina: Telam


Armenia:

    Armenpress

    PanARMENIAN.Net


Australia: Australian Associated Press


Austria: Austria Press Agency


Azerbaijan:

    Azerbaijan Press Agency

    AzerTaj

    Trend News Agency


Bahrain: Bahrain News Agency


Bangladesh:

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha

    United News of Bangladesh


Belarus:

    BelaPAN

    BelTA


Belgium: Belga


Bhutan: Bhutan News Service


Bolivia:

    Agencia Boliviana de Información

    Bolpress


Brazil:

    Agência Brasil

    Agência Estado

    Agência O Globo


Bulgaria: Bulgarian News Agency


Cambodia: Agence Kampuchea Press


Canada: The Canadian Press (La Presse Canadienne)


China:

    China News Service

    Xinhua


Croatia: Croatian News Agency


Cuba: Prensa Latina


Cyprus: Cyprus News Agency


Czech Republic: Czech News Agency


Denmark: Ritzau


East Timor: Timor-Leste News Agency


Ecuador: Public News Agency of Ecuador and South America


Egypt: Middle East News Agency


Estonia: Baltic News Service


Ethiopia: Ethiopian News Agency


Fiji: Pacnews


Finland:  Suomen Tietotoimisto


France: Agence France-Presse


Germany: Deutsche Presse-Agentur


Georgia: GHN


Ghana: Ghana News Agency


Greece: Athens-Macedonian News Agency


Hungary: Magyar Távirati Iroda


India:

        Asian News International

        Hindusthan Samachar

        Indo-Asian News Service

        Press Trust of India

        Samachar Bharti

        United News of India


Indonesia: Antara


Iran:

        Fars News Agency

        Iranian Labour News Agency

        Iranian Students' News Agency

        Islamic Republic News Agency

        Mehr News Agency

        Tasnim News Agency


Iraq: National Iraqi News Agency


Israel: ITIM


Italy:

        Adnkronos

        Agenzia Giornalistica Italia

        Agenzia Giornalistica RCS

        Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata

        Agenzia Stefani

        Ansa Mediterranean

        APCOM

        ASCA

        AsiaNews

        Il Sole 24 Ore Radiocor

        Inter Press Service (IPS)


Japan:

        Jiji Press

        Kyodo News


Jordan: Jordan News Agency


Kazakhstan: Kazinform


Kenya: Kenya News Agency


Kosovo: Kosova Press


Kuwait: Kuwait News Agency


Kyrgyzstan:

        AKIpress news agency

        Kabar


Laos: Lao News Agency


Latvia: LETA


Lithuania: ELTA


Malawi: Malawi News Agency


Malaysia: Bernama


Mexico: Notimex


Moldova: Moldpres


Mongolia: Montsame


Montenegro: Montenegrin News Agency


Morocco: Maghreb Arabe Press


Myanmar: Myanmar News Agency


Namibia: Namibia Press Agency


Nepal: Rastriya Samachar Samiti


Netherlands: Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau (ANP)


Nigeria: News Agency of Nigeria


North Korea: Korean Central News Agency


North Macedonia:

    Macedonian Information Agency

    Makfax


Norway:

    Avisenes Nyhetsbyrå

    Norsk Telegrambyrå


Oman:

    Oman News Agency


Pakistan:

    Associated Press of Pakistan

    Associated Press Service

    Pakistan Press International


Palestinian Territories:

    Ma'an News Agency

    Wafa


Peru:

    Andina


Philippines:

    Philippine News Agency


Poland: Polish Press Agency


Portugal:

    Agência Lusa

    Via News Agency


Qatar: Qatar News Agency


Romania:

    AGERPRES

    Mediafax

    Rador


Russia:

    Interfax

    Rossiya Segodnya

    Russian News Agency TASS (TASS)


Saudi Arabia:

    International Islamic News Agency

    Saudi Press Agency


Senegal: PanaPress


Serbia:

    Beta News Agency

    Tanjug


Seychelles: Seychelles News Agency


Singapore: Channel NewsAsia


Slovakia: News Agency of the Slovak Republic


Slovenia: Slovenian Press Agency


South Africa: African News Agency


South Korea:

    Newsis

    Yonhap News Agency


South Sudan: South Sudan News Agency


Spain:

    Agencia EFE

    Catalan News Agency

    Europa Press



Sri Lanka: Lankapuvath


Sudan: Sudan News Agency


Sweden:

    Tidningarnas Telegrambyrå

    Euphrates Press


Switzerland: Swiss Telegraphic Agency


Syria:

    Hawar News Agency

    Syrian Arab News Agency


Taiwan: Central News Agency


Tajikistan: Khovar


Thailand: Thai News Agency


Tunisia: Tunis Afrique Presse


Turkey:

    Anadolu Agency

    ANKA news agency

    Demirören News Agency


Turkmenistan: Turkmenistan State News Agency


Ukraine:

    Ukrainian Independent Information Agency

    Ukrainian News Agency

    Ukrinform


United Arab Emirates: Emirates News Agency


United Kingdom:

    PA Media

    Reuters


United States:

    All Headline News

    Associated Press

    Bloomberg News

    Catholic News Agency

    Catholic News Service

    Conservative News Agency of New York (CNA-NY)

    Jewish Telegraphic Agency

    Religion News Service

    United Press International


Uruguay: MercoPress


Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan National News Agency


Vatican City: Agenzia Fides


Venezuela: Agencia Venezolana de Noticias


Vietnam: Vietnam News Agency


Yemen: Saba News Agency