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The Hankai Uemachi Line is one of Osaka city's last surviving street car lines. The original line dates from 1900.
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Japanese police said on Thursday that they have arrested a woman for calling them more than 15 000 times over a six-month period.
In some corners of the artistic world, music and the visual arts are spending more and more time in each other's company.
During the early part of the Edo Period, when Japan was ruled by Tokugawa shoguns from 1603-1867, Osaka - the main city in the Kansai region of western Honshu - thrived as the country's cultural and economic center.
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The Michelin Guide cut the number of Tokyo restaurants with its highest rank by one, reducing three-star winners for the second year in a city that's home to more top-rated eateries than any other worldwide.
December 4, 2005 Japanese tourist arrivals fall 29 pct. Tourist arrivals from Japan further slid down registering a 29-percent drop in November, a month after Japan Airlines had totally terminated its flights to the CNMI.
Japan moved into their new Tokyo office in September 2012 making it the first subsidiary in the 200-year-long history of Koenig & Bauer to be based in the Land of the Rising Sun.
The folk-music genre which originated in Osaka is now celebrated by a dedicated museum, which opened last year in a suburb of the city A recent business trip to Japan left me with a few days in Osaka to find out more about the lively summer-festival music kawachi-ondo, one of my favourite Japanese roots styles.
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Sumitomo Life Insurance Co., Japan's fourth-biggest life insurer, agreed to buy a stake in PT Bank Negara Indonesia's life insurance unit for about 36.2 billion yen as it expands abroad.
Panasonic Corp. is in talks with automotive parts makers for possible acquisitions or alliances as Japan 's No.