Nippon Television to broadcast captioned all day on "the day of an ear"

Broadcast-captioning campaign performed on the "day of the ear" in 2011. Caption is at the upper right.
(photo: http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/)

March 1, 2013

Nippon Television will carry out broadcast captioning all day on March 3 as known "the day of an ear".

They aim at attaining "100% of caption rate" by the 2017 fiscal year, and the plan for the day is part of their campaign.

All the TV programs, including a live broadcast by Nippon TV will be captioned on the day from a start at 5:40 a.m. to an end at midnight at 01:20 a.m., except a mail order program and sign language broadcast.


Japanese source:
http://www.yomiuri.co.jp/entertainment/tv/tnews/20130301-OYT8T01045.htm?from=yolsp

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