Yamaguchi Asahi Broadcasting Co., Ltd

Yamaguchi Asahi Broadcasting Co.,Ltd.(yab) is a broadcasting station headquartered in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.
We are a member of the TV Asahi Media Group. Since its inception in 1993 , We have served the community by providing informative and entertaining programming.
Yamaguchi is a peninsula located on the southern most tip of Japan’s largest island of Honshu . Surrounded by ocean , Yamaguchi is rich in nature. The prefectural seat , Yamaguchi City is refered to as West Kyoto (the old capital city of western Japan) . Hagi City , a World Heritage Site , named so because of its traditional flair and beauty is also located in Yamaguchi Prefecture. We produce and broadcast programs in various genres , such as documentaries, variety shows, sitcoms and reality shows. The station distinguishes itself from other regional broadcasters with a high proportion of self-produced programming.

Head Office

Head Office:
3-5-25 Chuo, Yamaguchi-shi, Yamaguchi 753-8570 Japan


October 1, 1993



  • Art

  • Art

Spirit of Hagi Ware


Hagi Yaki was created at the end of the 16th century as a gift for the Emperor of Japan . It is one of the most traditional Japanese Crafts. Hagi Pottery is one of the big of three of earthenware products produced in Japan. The other two are Raku Yaki and Karatsu Yaki. They are all utilized in tradi...