Hoso Bunka Foundation


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What is the HBF?

The Hoso Bunka Foundation. (HBF), is a public interest incorporated foudation that, as its name Hoso Bunka or Broadcast-Culture suggests, aims to promote the cultural and technological development of broadcasting. The foundation was established by Japan's public service broadcaster, NHK-Japan Broadcasting Corporation, in February 1974 with an endowment of ¥12 billion (¥12,000,000,000).

Hoso Bunka Foundation.
Kyodo Building, 5th Floor
41-1 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku Tokyo 150-0042 JAPAN
Phone: +81-3-3464-3131 Facsimile: +81-3-3770-7239