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Nankai Broadcasting

Branding RNB
Channels Digital: 20 (UHF) PSIP: 4
Affiliations NNN
First air date December 1, 1958
Call letters' meaning Variation of Okayama sister station's callsign (JOKF)
Sister station(s) RNC
Former channel number(s) 10 (VHF analog, 1958-2011)
Headquarters of Nankai Broadcasting Co. in Matsuyama.

Nankai Broadcasting Co., Ltd (南海放送株式会社 Nankai Hōsō Kabushiki-gaisha), also known as RNB, is a Japanese broadcast network affiliated with Nippon News Network (NNN). Their headquarters are located in Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture.


  • Network 1
  • History 2
  • Stations 3
    • Analog TV 3.1
    • Digital TV(ID:4) 3.2
    • RADIO(1116kHz) 3.3
  • Programs 4
    • TV 4.1
    • RADIO 4.2
  • Rival Stations 5
  • External links 6



  • August 1, 1953: Nankai Broadcasting's radio license is applied.
  • September 28, 1953: Nankai Broadcasting is established.
  • October 1, 1953: Nankai Broadcasting commences broadcasting.
  • December 1, 1958: Television broadcasts commence.
  • October 1, 1964: Color broadcasts commence.
  • December 10, 1969: All Fuji TV shows move to the newly-launched FNN station EBC.
  • May 13, 1970: Nankai Broadcasting exchanges footage of the Setouchi Sea Jack incident with Hiroshima Telecasting.
  • March 15, 1980: AM stereo broadcasts are conducted.
  • February 21, 1988: RNB transmits the Ehime Marathon for the first time.
  • July 19, 1990: RNB starts dual audio broadcasting for certain shows.
  • March 2000: Club N, a mobile site, opens.
  • June 21, 2006: Digital terrestrial broadcasts commence.
  • July 24, 2011: Analog terrestrial broadcasts conclude.
  • April 2012: RNB opens their official Facebook page.
  • December 1, 2014: A new FM station, Fnam, launches.


Analog TV

Digital TV(ID:4)




  • Okaeri TV - from 16:50 until 17:50 on Weekdays
  • News Realtime Ehime - from 18:17 until 18:55 on Weekdays
  • Nankai NEWS
  • Ima Kore! de Night - from 24:39 until 24:53 on Fridays
  • Mogitate TV 70 - from 11:45 until 12:55 on Sundays


Rival Stations

External links

  • RNB Official Site

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