Day of Design: 20 Years of Newspaper Design
The Mainichi Shimbun (Daily News) is one of the major newspapers in Japan, published by The Mainichi Newspapers Co.
The history of the Mainichi Shimbun begins with founding of two papers during the Meiji period. The Tokyo Nichi Nichi Shimbun was founded first, in 1872. The Mainichi claims that it is the oldest existing Japanese daily newspaper with its 136-year-long history.