A one of a kind production, live on your platforms

AFP Content API

Request a free trial

A worldwide network of journalists – an exceptional, verified, multimedia coverage​

The content you need: content enriched with metadata, high-quality and diverse coverage

30/05/2020 - 00:05
West Indies approve 'bio-secure' Test tour of England

West Indies cricket chiefs on Friday gave their approval to a Test tour of England where the team will stay in a "bio-secure environment."

29/05/2020 - 23:05
Questions remain as NBA reportedly eyes July 31 return

NBA commissioner Adam Silver told team owners Friday he's targeting a July 31 return to play, US media reported, although the format for completing the season remains unclear.

29/05/2020 - 23:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 23:05
Smartphone tool helps users keep social distance

Smartphone users have a new way to keep their distance -- a tool that lets them know when people are getting closer than pandemic guidelines recommend.

29/05/2020 - 20:05
Fed's small business lending program near launch: Powell

The US central bank's program to help smaller businesses will roll out its first loans in coming days aimed at preserving jobs, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Friday.

29/05/2020 - 20:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 18:05
Fed chair warns of widening inequality as US consumption dives

The coronavirus pandemic could widen inequalities in the United States, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned Friday, as government data showed consumer spending plunging by a record amount.

29/05/2020 - 18:05
© Chris Stein / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
© Jan FLEMR / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
Coe urges kids to take up sport to battle virus

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe called on children to take up sports to combat "shocks" like the coronavirus as his sport was bracing for a restart at a Czech event next week.

29/05/2020 - 12:05
China slams 'senseless' US move at UN over Hong Kong

China accused the US of taking the UN hostage on Friday over a controversial security law for Hong Kong and warned Western nations to stay out of its internal affairs.

29/05/2020 - 12:05
© Helen ROXBURGH / AFP
29/05/2020 - 03:05
© Andy SCOTT / AFP
29/05/2020 - 02:05
Twenty-five years on: Glory for Ajax and the Bosman ruling which changed football

When Patrick Kluivert scored the winner for Ajax in the 1995 Champions League final, it might have been the start of another period of domination in Europe for the fabled Dutch side.

28/05/2020 - 22:05
Montreal breaks May temperature record as heatwave grips Canada

Temperatures in Montreal on Wednesday reached an all-time high for the month of May as a heatwave swept through parts of Canada, Environment Canada said.

28/05/2020 - 22:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© LOUISA GOULIAMAKI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© BULENT KILIC / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© BULENT KILIC / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© ANDREA PATTARO / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© THOMAS COEX / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© KEREM YUCEL / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© MARCO LONGARI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© LOIC VENANCE / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© MARCO LONGARI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© LOIC VENANCE / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© MARCO LONGARI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
© MARCO LONGARI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 18:05
© KEREM YUCEL / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
© ALEX MCBRIDE / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
© CHRISTOPHE SIMON / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
Six talking points in Formula One

Williams potentially up for sale, McLaren and Renault cutting staff and world champions Mercedes having to deny they are pondering a dramatic exit from Formula One.

29/05/2020 - 19:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 19:05
Istanbul hopes to host 'historic' Champions League final despite uncertainty

Fifteen years after the "Miracle of Istanbul" that cemented Steven Gerrard's status as a Liverpool legend, the Turkish metropolis was supposed to host its second Champions League final on Saturday. But that was before the coronavirus pandemic wreaked worldwide havoc.

29/05/2020 - 19:05
© Gokan GUNES / AFP
29/05/2020 - 18:05
Federer tops list of world's highest-paid athletes

Roger Federer topped the 2020 Forbes magazine list of highest-paid global athletes announced Friday, leading the lineup for the first time with pre-tax earnings of $106.3 million (95.5 million euros).

29/05/2020 - 18:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 18:05
Horse racing back on track as Moscow lockdown eases

Since mid-May, Russia's main race course has echoed to the shouts of jockeys and the pounding of hooves, while the stands remain empty.

29/05/2020 - 18:05
© Nikolay KORZHOV / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
© Jan FLEMR / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
Coe urges kids to take up sport to battle virus

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe called on children to take up sports to combat "shocks" like the coronavirus as his sport was bracing for a restart at a Czech event next week.

29/05/2020 - 16:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 16:05
Five key points on European Tour golf ahead of its July return

Golf's European Tour is set to resume in late July after a four-month coronavirus shutdown with a run of six tournaments in as many weeks across Britain.

29/05/2020 - 16:05
Badly hit California economy aims to reverse virus 'free fall'

Millions unemployed, world-famous tourist attractions closed, movie sets shuttered and a huge deficit looming: California has been among the states hardest hit by the pandemic economically.

29/05/2020 - 16:05
© Javier TOVAR / AFP
29/05/2020 - 16:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 16:05
League-by-league guide to the return of football around Europe

With Switzerland on Friday following Italy's Serie A in setting a date for its return from the coronavirus shutdown, and the English Premier League also now agreed on when to resume, AFP Sport casts a glance at the situation for football leagues across Europe:

29/05/2020 - 20:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 20:05
Paris Louvre museum to reopen July 6 after virus closure

The Louvre museum in Paris, home to the Mona Lisa, is to reopen on July 6 after the government allowed French museums and historic sites to reopen their doors following the coronavirus shutdown, it said Friday.

29/05/2020 - 18:05
Sotheby's New York spring sales set for London, without an audience

Sotheby's big spring auctions, which generate billions of dollars in sales, will be held remotely and without an audience this year because of coronavirus, the auction house giant announced Friday.

29/05/2020 - 18:05
© / AFP
29/05/2020 - 17:05
© FRANCESCO GILIOLI / AFP
29/05/2020 - 15:05
© Véronique DUPONT / AFP
29/05/2020 - 15:05
Why one UK resort town is urging visitors to stay away

It may seem like an odd message from a summer resort, but businesses in Margate on England's south coast are urging people to stay away to avoid a second wave of the coronavirus.

29/05/2020 - 14:05
© WILLIAM EDWARDS / AFP
29/05/2020 - 09:05
South Korea limits school numbers over virus spike

South Korea on Friday imposed limits on the number of pupils going to schools in and around Seoul as officials scramble to tackle fresh coronavirus cases that threaten the country's success in containing the epidemic.

29/05/2020 - 05:05
'Dark days' for Venice gondola makers

Already under threat, Venice's traditional gondola shipyards now lie silent apart from the gentle sound of canal water lapping at their doorsteps.

29/05/2020 - 05:05
© Francesco Gilioli with Franck Iovene in Rome / AFP
29/05/2020 - 03:05
Europe moves ahead with lockdown easing, but caution in Asia

Several European countries including France and Britain on Thursday moved to further lift crippling coronavirus lockdown measures, but fresh restrictions in parts of Asia signalled the crisis is far from over.

29/05/2020 - 03:05
© Mariette Le Roux, with AFP bureaus / AFP
28/05/2020 - 21:05
Coronavirus: latest global developments

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis.

28/05/2020 - 21:05
© / AFP
28/05/2020 - 21:05
NHL confirms Ovechkin, Pastrnak share season goals crown

The COVID-19 shutdown ended Alex Ovechkin's bid for a ninth 50-goal campaign, but the Washington Capitals' Russian star still shares the NHL's 2020 scoring title with David Pastrnak.

Reduce your technical costs and development time 
 

Easy-to-use and to integrate RESTful API, GET/POST methods, JSON and XML file answers, a performing search engine

Find the offer that suits you the best

PROOF OF CONCEPT 

Free

  • Photo, text and online news, afptv digital, graphics

  • Access to the API for 3 months

  • No API request limits

  • Online documentation

  •  

  •  

  • Internal and non-commercial use

STANDARD

From 550$/ month

  • Choose from: photo, text and online news, afptv digital, graphics

  • Access to the API for the duration of the contract

  • No API request limits

  • Online documentation

  • Support and technical assistance

  •  

  • For publishing and re-editing

  • Start your free trial

PREMIUM

Tailored

  • Photo, text and online news, afptv digital, graphics

  • Access to the API for the duration of the contract

  • No API request limits

  • Online documentation

  • Support and technical assistance

  • SLA

  • For publishing and re-editing

  • Start your free trial