AFP - Agence France-Presse

Just the right news distributed globally

Agence France-Presse (AFP) is a global news agency delivering fast, accurate, in-depth coverage of the events shaping our world from wars and conflicts to politics, sports, entertainment and the latest breakthroughs in health, science and technology.

With 2.260 journalists spread across almost every country, AFP covers the world 24 hours a day in six languages. AFP delivers the news in video, text, photos, multimedia and graphics to a wide range of customers including newspapers and magazines, radio and TV channels, web sites and portals, mobile operators, corporate clients as well as public institutions. Founded in 1835 under the name of Havas, AFP is the oldest press agency in the world.

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AFP uses Profium Sense™ to manage their global news distribution to B2B customers over the Internet and satellite. Profium Sense computes additional metadata to the descriptions created by journalists to enable sales of new content products to existing and new customers.

Profium Sense matches published news against customer interest profiles in real-time to guarantee uninterrupted and highly profiled news delivery to AFP customers.


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