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11 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Mutual fund scheme for Indian expatriates

Ramesh Krishnamurthy, head, Middle East and Africa Region, Sundaram Asset Management Company, said that the close-ended scheme is open for subscription from September 10 to 24 and QBG Geojit Securities will assist NRIs interested in applying for the scheme from Oman. Photo - CIO DATAN/Times of Oman Muscat: Sundaram Asset Management Company has launched a close-ended mutual fund scheme, which is available for non-resident Indian investors based in Oman.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Seward City News

Council approves lagoon dredge bid, 99-year SMIC lease for Harmon

Visiting artists from Obihiro, Japan, wearing mural design shirts, and Seward Mural Society members dressed in fine Kimonos they received on the mural exchange, watch as one of their number addresses Seward. Heidi Zemach photo The Seward City Council took steps to correct the deferred maintenance problems at the city wastewater lagoon at Lowell Creek at Monday's meeting last night, approving the low bid for a $3.9 million project with Merrell Brothers, Inc. for the removal and disposal of sludge at Lowell Point Wastewater Treatment Facility and at the lagoon for Spring Creek prison at Seward Marine Industrial Center.

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Examiner.com

Fantastic MAD4 demo from soba master Tatsuru Rai

The idea of the tiny boutique restaurant looms large in modern food culture. A hard to find shop with a handful of seats, a single person in the kitchen, perhaps another in the dining room.

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PR-inside.com

"Hokkaido Gas Co., Ltd. (9534) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...

Hokkaido Gas Co., Ltd. is a gas company based in Japan. The company produces, supplies, and sells natural gas and automotive gas.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Seward City News

Japanese Calligraphy Class September 13

Delegates from Seward's Sister City of Obihiro, Japan will be offering an hour long course in Japanese Calligraphy! Participants can watch an authentic performance and also take part in a brief class to draw traditional Japanese Calligraphy. Please contact the Office of the City Clerk to sign up for the course.

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Circulation

Effects of Short-Term Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on...

From the National Cardiac PET Center, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine , and Cardiac Research Methods Center , University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Canada; Diagnostico Medico Oronia, Non Invasive Cardiovascular Imaging Department, Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina ; Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada ; Department of Molecular Imaging, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicince, Sapporo, Japan ; and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada .

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Examiner.com

Whale hunting disguised as scientific poses planet survival issues

Japan begins whaling today in the Pacific, while it has been banned in the Antarctic by The Hague Court to cease whale hunting, reports RT from Pepperdine news today. Environmentalist have fought on sea in the Antarctic with Japanese whalers and Australia brought videos to The Hague Court of Japanese killing whales, immediately slaughtering and packaging for sale.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

South China Morning Post

Japan begins seasonal Pacific whale slaughter 'to see animals' stomach contents'

A minke whale is unloaded at a port after a whaling in Kushiro, in the northernmost main island of Hokkaido, in September 2013. Photo: Kyodo A fleet of four Japanese ships left the northern main island of Hokkaido on Sunday to start the seasonal 'research' whaling hunt in Pacific coastal waters, local media said.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Moderate Earthquake Hits Hokkaido

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 6 -- A moderate earthquake with a magnitude of 5.0 on Richter scale has occured in Hokkaido, Japan at 4.31 pm Saturday. A statement from the Malaysian Meteorological Department today said the epicentre of the earthquake was 140 km southeast Sapporo, Japan and 4,665 km northeast of Kudat, Sabah.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Portland Tribune

Hales, city officials leave for Japanese trade mission

The small delegation of city leaders departed from Portland on Wednesday, Sept. 3, and will return on Tuesday, Sept.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

Sister city trip benefits extolled

Mr Cull made the comment after returning home from a recent two-week trip to Edinburgh and Otaru, Japan, and then playing host to a high-powered visiting delegation from Shanghai.

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PR-inside.com

New Market Research Report: Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co. Inc. (4182) - ...

Inc. - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review" from GlobalData, now available Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

PR-inside.com

Hokuyaku Takeyama Holdings, Inc. (3055) - Financial and Strategic...

HOKUYAKU TAKEYAMA Holdings, Inc. is a holding company based in Japan. It operates through five segments, namely, Pharmaceutical Product, Medical Equipment, Pharmacy, Nursing Care, and Other Businesses.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Striding Thoroughbreds in Japan

Keeneland Cup preview

Red Oval has shown a good performance in his recent runs, finishing second in the non-graded stakes on June 21 and following up with victory in the Sapporo Nikkan Sports Hai in early August.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Buses world news

Busmakers Worldwide * China - Japan

According to the sales contract, the bus maker is expected to export 1,100 units of buses to the African nation with a total value of 224 million RMB .

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Circulation

Effects of Surgical Revascularization on Cerebral Oxygen Metabolism...

From the Departments of Neurosurgery and Nuclear Medicine , Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan; and Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Science, University of Toyama, Toyama, Japan .

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Market Report, "AIN Pharmaciez Inc. (9627) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", published

It operates management and franchising of pharmacies and drugstores. The company's main business activities include insurance and dispensing pharmacies business, dispensing of prescriptions, and the drug store business of selling products, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Thoroughbred Daily News

Deep Impact's Harp Star Bests Fellow Arc Hopeful Gold Ship in Sapporo Kinen

Sunday, Sapporo, Japan SAPPORO KINEN-G2 , A 124,720,000, Sapporo, 8-24, 3yo/up, 2000mT, 1:59.10, fm.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Thephuketinsider.com

Thai Tourists Take To Japan

Mist is covering Mount Yotei like a soft white blanket as I sit in the train station waiting for the 15:15 local to Otaru.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Far Outliers

Ainu Placenames and Counting System

From Hokkaido, A History of Ethnic Transition and Development on Japan's Northern Island , by Ann B. Irish , pp.

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