The Japan Times
Color Run comes to Tokyo; Arashi joins tourism push
IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company, and The Color Run, a unique 5-km paint race series, will hold its popular event in Japan next year sponsored by New Balance.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
No country for small-time rice farmers
In the suburbs of Tokyo, rice farmer Koichi Yuge is weighing how the government's change of heart on controlling rice prices will impact his 300-year-old family business.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Fri Dec 13, 2013
a M 5.5 quake shakes Japan
A magnitude 5.5 earthquake was reported off the eastern coast of Japan's Chiba prefecture not far from Tokyo.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Taiheiyo Cement Corporation (5233) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...
Taiheiyo Cement Corporation - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations.
Fukushima contractor denies claims its staff concealed work terms
A construction firm involved in the clean-up at the Fukushima nuclear plant said it employed a worker who brought a complaint to labour regulators, but never instructed its staff to conceal the terms of their work arrangements, as he claimed.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Santa in Japan to visit tsunami-hit areas
A Santa Claus recognised by the Finnish government-backed Santa Claus Foundation arrived in Osaka from Finland on Wednesday, three weeks before Christmas.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Passenger's behavior in train
This photograph is taken in the railway vehicle of Keiyo Line for Soga from Tokyo, when I went to Shin-Urayasu in Chiba Prefecture on an errand.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Japan Times
Water, water, it's not everywhere
There are aspects of everyday life that renters take for granted, such as access to utilities.
Journal of Biochemistry
Solution structure of a DNA mimicking motif of an RNA aptamer against ...
Tel: +81-48-722-1111, Fax: +81-48-722-1739, email: a a Taiichi Sakamoto, Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, Chiba 275-0016, Japan.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Journal of Biochemistry
Structures and reaction mechanisms of the two related enzymes, PurN and PurU
Tel: a a Gota Kawai, Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Chiba Institute of Technology, 2-17-1 Tsudanuma, Narashino, Chiba 275-0016, Japan.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Stabbing victim followed from nursery schoolNovember 30, 2013
A man who was arrested Thursday for allegedly killing his former girlfriend followed her car by taxi, according to an investigation source.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Kyodo news summary -11-
TOKYO , Nov. 27 -- _ ---------- Hokkaido memorial for Koreans to be removed before completion ASAHIKAWA, Japan - A memorial for Koreans who were mobilized to and died in a Hokkaido village during World War II will be removed just before its completion with a view to reconsidering the location over a procedural problem, a local organizer said ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Japanese group donates to tsunami museum
The gift was from Wa Suru Kai, a group dedicated to sharing peace. Wa means harmony with nature and truth of universe.
International Business Times
Sony PlayStation 4: Top 5 Accessories for Next-Generation Gaming Console
To make full use of the console and experience gaming on a whole new level, users would need to invest more on several other accessories which are currently available in the market.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
One of the Edokko No. 1 research devices photographs a deep-water...
One of the Edokko No. 1 research devices photographs a deep-water fish called "Yomino Ashiro" on the seabed at a depth of 7,816 meters, 200 kilometers off the coast of the Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture.
The Daily Caller
The PlayStation Playroom has gotten a little too playful
Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. President and Group CEO Andrew House speaks during his keynote speech at Tokyo Game Show in Chiba, east of Tokyo September 19, 2013.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
A 5.5 magnitude quake rocked Tokyo skyscrapers and halted rail service briefly when it struck just 30 miles east of the Japanese capital on Saturday evening.
PHOTOS: Anticipation builds for Xbox One
NOVEMBER 16: Actor Mario Lopez and nephew Makai attend Variety's 4th Annual Power of Comedy presented by Xbox One benefiting the Noreen Fraser Foundation at Avalon on November 16, 2013 in Hollywood, California.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Japan Wants to Help Fund Maglev in the USA
Despite the promising headline I gave this post, the details are not quite as rosy.