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Henry Fisher, Scott executive
Henry Day Fisher, 90, formerly of West Chester, a retired Scott Paper Co. executive and volunteer with Habitat for Humanity, died Wednesday, Sept.
RiversideRIVERSIDE: Exchange students from Japan volunteer in sister city
Riverside Police Officer Daniel Baird shows exchange students from Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan, Riverside's sister city, a memorial wall for fallen officers on Sept. 11. A group of 15 exchange students from Tohoku University in Sendai, Japan, which is Riverside's sister city, toured the Riverside Police Department's Magnolia Station on Sept.
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From the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Studies Coordinating Centre, Research Unit Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology, KU Leuven Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium ; Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences , Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization , and Graduate School of Medicine , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; Population Studies Unit, Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland ; Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland ; Centro de NefrologA a and Departamento de FisiopatologA a, Hospital de ClA nicas, Universidad de la RepAoblica, Montevideo, Uruguay ; the AsociaciA3n EspaA ola Primera de Socorros Mutuos, Montevideo, Uruguay ; Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University ... (more)
"Kamei Corporation (8037) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis...
The company operates through six business divisions including corporate sales division, residential division, carlife division, food division, construction materials division and pharmacy division. It conducts distribution of petroleum and liquefied petroleum gas through its 254 service station, out of which 73 service stations are operated directly and 181 service stations are operated through dealers.
Africa: Science 'is Driving' New Plans for Disaster Risk Reduction
Science is a driving force behind international disaster risk reduction and is prominent in a preliminary blueprint for a future framework, says a member of the team leading the process. The ten-year global plan that sets out how various sectors can work to reduce losses from disasters, known as the Hyogo Framework for Action , ends in 2015.
A Frenemies' Guide to Risk and Reward
Last month, I was invited as a private-sector representative to participate in a United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction preparatory conference in Geneva. The meeting was focused on preparation to improve the Hyogo Framework for Action 2005-2015 at the 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - an international meeting to be held in Sendai, Japan, from 14-18 March 2015.
Prologis Inks New Lease in Japan
Prologis has signed a build-to-suit agreement for a 281,400 square foot logistics facility in Sendai, Japan. SENDAI, Japan- Prologis has signed a build-to-suit agreement for a 281,400 square foot logistics facility here.
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Tohoku students showcase area's products at New York fair
Students from Tohoku University in Sendai on Saturday showcased artifacts and other products from the disaster-hit Tohoku region at the Japan Block Fair in New York's West Village to help companies in the recovering region drum up more business overseas. A group of 15 students showed off eight products, including three from Miyagi - a small traditional "tansu" from Sendai, hand cream and lip balm made with "tsubaki" oil from Kesennuma, and tomato juice from Marusen Farm in Kashimadai.
Science 'is driving' new plans for disaster risk reduction
Science is a driving force behind international disaster risk reduction and is prominent in a preliminary blueprint for a future framework, says a member of the team leading the process. The ten-year global plan that sets out how various sectors can work to reduce losses from disasters , known as the Hyogo Framework for Action , ends in 2015.
California quake warning system delayed by lack of funding
A system to provide early warnings of earthquakes such as the one which shook California's wine country this week is planned and ready to go, but two years after the scientific work finished, the funding is still being lined up.
The 2011 Tohoku-oki Earthquake Tsunami: Similarities and Differences...
A post-tsunami field survey following the 2011 Tohoku-oki Earthquake Tsunami was carried out to asses inundated area in Sendai Plain, Northeast Japan.