The Question about the largest News Agency of the World is quite complicated and difficult to answer . There are many renown agencies which exist in the World but no one is able to set a criteria and comparison method among the top news agencies of the World and bring largest news agency of the World .

Despite this any one who is willing can set some factors such as employees working in the said news agency , World wide presence, No of reporters and Number of satellite vans . Unfortunately neither of the news agency will be willing to disclose these information . But on a rough estimate we can say that following will be the largest news agency of the World .

1. AFP Agency France Pres is one of the oldest news agency establish in 1835 with the headquarter in Paris France and having the number of employees 2260 across the World and has presence World Wide.

2. Associated Press AP is US based news agency established in 1846 with its headquarter in New York , USA and having 3200 employees and serves World Wide

3. Reuters is UK based News agency with its headquarter in London. This news agency was established in 1851 166 years ago and having 3100 employees World Wide and published news in almost all the languages.

If we compare above mentioned agencies in term of employees , capital and how old the came into being . We will be able conclude that US based news agency Associated Press is the largest News agency of the World .

 Know More about Associated Press AP

Associated Press founded on May 22, 1846. Steven R. Swartz is the chairman of AP . Net income of Ap is $183.6 Million . AP also operates its radio station and Tv stations . AP operates 263 news bureaus in 106 countries. Its head quarter is situated in 200 Liberty Street New York City, New York. AP also operates in Spanish and Arabic languages too.





Rizwan Khan
Author: Rizwan Khan
Mr. Rizwan has vast Knowledge on Current Affairs and General Knowledge. He has done Master in International Relations along with B.ed and M.ed with teaching capabilities

Leave A Comment