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Japanese Speaking Freelance Journalists

paydesk has 59 reporters who speak Japanese. Our journalists can do broadcast reports, as well as printed media and photography. Our top correspondents who speak Japanese are Yu Jiang and James Simms. Use our journalist directory to find an Japanese speaking member to work for you.

Journalists Who Speak Japanese


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Yu Jiang

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Jiang Yu is a journalist based in Uppsala, Sweden.

Uppsala, Sweden

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James Simms

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James Simms is a Forbes contributor and freelance journalist in Tokyo, former columnist for The Wall Street Journal and former Scripps Journalism Fellow at the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is also a regular...

Setagaya City, Japan

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Yushih Liao

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Yushih Liao is a journalist based in Taipei, Taiwan. Working languages: English, Chinese and Japanese. Education: Phd. Nihon University, College of Arts, Japan Experience: Correspondent, VOA (Current) Chief...

Taipei, Taiwan

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Sekyung Park

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Sekyung Park is a journalist based in Seoul, South Korea. April 1, 2022 - Present: Technical Consultant and Monitoring Agent, Revival Broadcasting System (RBS), a private North Korean broadcasting station in South...

Seoul, South Korea

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Kris Cheng

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Kris Cheng is a journalist based in London, United Kingdom, freelancing for Voice of America. I previously covered politics, Greater China and diplomacy from Hong Kong, mostly with the Hong Kong Free Press. See my...

London, United Kingdom

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Salman Idris

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https://midbrainfilms.net/ Salman Idris is a Video Journalist-Producer ,Shoot/Edit/Documentary Filmmaker based in Islamabad, Pakistan. Available for all cities of Pakistan and abroad,He is working as a permanent...

Islamabad, Pakistan

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DANIEL FUKUNAGA

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DANIEL FUKUNAGA is a journalist based in São Paulo, Brazil. Born in Japan (speaks japanese very well), he lived and studied in Argentina for 10 years. After working at a newspaper and television station in Tokyo/Japan,...

Sao Paulo, Brazil

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Galileo Cheng

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I am an award-winning freelance journalist and photojournalist currently living in Vancouver. Over the past decade, I have covered major events and breaking news in Hong Kong. My passion for storytelling led me to...

Vancouver, Canada

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Keizo Kay Yamamoto

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K. K. Yam (Keizo Kay Yamamoto) is a placid rover and slow writer, who marks monologues, dialogues, and travelogues in the cloud. He is also an independent English-Japanese content editor, interviewer, translator,...

Shibuya City, Japan

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Gavin Blair

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Experienced Japan-based journalist, work in print, radio and TV. Have reported on a wide range of topics for media around the world.

Tokyo, Japan

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Vansanaphon Vongxaynha

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Vansanaphon VONGXAYNHA or Maxie, a graduated student in management from Vientiane capital, Lao P.D.R. After graduating from high school, His friends and him have founded "Langkorng" (Lao for “Behind the camera”), a Lao...

Vientiane, Laos

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Hama Kato

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Hama Kato is a journalist based in Fukuoka, Japan.

Fukuoka, Japan

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Carl Freire

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Carl Freire is a writer, translator (J>E), and editor based in Tokyo. He has worked as a trade magazine journalist in Osaka and for the Associated Press in Tokyo. While he is focused primarily on his work as a...

Suginami City, Japan

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Irene Herrera

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Irene Herrera, PhD(c) is a Cuban-Venezuelan documentary filmmaker and journalist based in between Tokyo and Miami. Among her non-fiction works are Kodo wa Awaseba (Gran Prix Expo Aichi Film Fest); Gaijin no Honne (2004);...

* Bunkyō-ku, Japan

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Martin Trabalík

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Martin Trabalik is a Czech documentarist based in Prague. In his work, he focuses on social and humanitarian issues. In January 2016 he volunteered during the European refugee crisis in Greece becoming interested in...

Prague, Czech Republic

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Jeyup "Jay" Kwaak

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Jay is a Seoul- and Tokyo-based reporter with 10+ years of experience covering everything from North Korea and corporate whistleblowers to contemporary art and a sit-down interview with BTS. His works have appeared in...

Seoul, South Korea

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Ching Li Tor

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Ching Li is a versatile journalist who has been in the media for over 14-years, working across various mediums from newsprint, newswires, magazine and book publishing, TV broadcast news presenting and current affairs...

* Bunkyō-ku, Japan

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James Carstensen

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Law graduate (Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Laws, Master of Commercial Law) with six years in geopolitics and legal journalism and seven years of legal research and paralegal experience, and more recently practical...

Sydney, Australia

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Androniki Christodoulou

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Androniki Christodoulou is a photographer based in Tokyo, Japan. With many years experience photographing for international magazines and newspapers such as The Financial Times, The Telegraph, The Guardian, Der...

Chuo City, Japan

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Sophie Knight

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Sophie Knight is a journalist from the UK based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. She worked for Reuters as a tech reporter and the major Japanese daily Asahi Shimbun in Tokyo. She's written about technology, architecture,...

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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John Matthews

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Hey all. I'm a Japanese-English bilingual independent journalist out of Tokyo, Japan. If you're based in America and you're tuned into public radio, you'll often hear my spots from Japan on NPR's newscasts. Aside from...

* Bunkyō-ku, Japan

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Miyu N.S

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I am a freelance journalist and a video editor from Japan. Currently based in Taipei. I've worked as a journalist since 2013, covered conflicts in middle east countries, refugee issues in Japan, protests in Hong Kong...

Taipei, Taiwan

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Arabic English Japanese
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Deby Sucha

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I am an independent female documentary photographer based in Tokyo, Japan. Remotely work between my home country Indonesia and Japan. Accepting assignments worldwide. My focus is human rights, gender issue, ethnic and...

Shinjuku-ku, Japan

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Alessia Cerantola

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Alessia Cerantola is a journalist working in Italy and in Japan.

Roma, Italy

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