Aug 2, 2013
Roseburg students welcome Japanese counterparts
MICHAEL SULLIVAN/The News-Review Ann Van Lue, left, of Roseburg goes through the buffet line Tuesday with exchange program participants Sayako Tokutomi, 14, right, and Maami Watanabe, 13, during a dinner reception at Roseburg High School.
Nikkei Net Interactive
Sojitz Sells Mall To Singaporean Firm In Y20.5bn Deal
Sojitz Corp. said Friday that it has sold a shopping mall owned by a subsidiary to a Singaporean real estate fund operator for about 20.5 billion yen.
25 hospitals turn man down causing 75-year-old to die in the process
News that 25 hospitals refused to treat a Japanese man who eventually died because of a total lack of care was trending on March 5. According to an Asian source, the 75-year-old tried getting into more than two dozen emergency rooms a total of three dozen times in an enclave north of Tokyo.
The Epoch Times
25 Hospitals Turn Man Down Before Dying in Japan
A 75-year-old Japanese man died after he was refused entry into 25 hospital emergency rooms 36 different times over a two-hour span.
Japan man dies after hospitals reject...
A 75-year-old Japanese man died after 25 hospitals refused to admit him to their emergency rooms 36 times over two hours, citing lack of beds or doctors to treat him, an official said Tuesday.