Chichibu, Japan Newswire

Chichibu, Japan Newswire

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  1. Why does this Japanese whisky cost $70 a shot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | KIII

    Ichiro Akuto resurrected his grandfather's renowned brand in 2008 at Chichibu distillery after generic whiskies fell out of fashion and elite malts began to ascend. My favorite whisky bar in the world is in my adopted Bangkok.

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  2. Why does this Japanese whisky cost $70 a shot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | KAUZ

    A Gary He / Bonnier - Ichiro Akuto of Chichibu Distillery; Saitama Prefecture, Japan. Ichiro Akuto resurrected his grandfather's renowned brand in 2008 at Chichibu distillery after generic whiskies fell out of fashion and elite malts began to ascend.

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  3. Seibu Railway cars to feature Hello Kitty characters in tourist drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Hello Kitty characters will be featured on some Seibu Railway Co. train cars from Saturday in a bid to draw visitors to the Chichibu mountainous area where the operator serves.

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  4. Showa Denko Announces Changes in Corporate ManagementRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    Showa Denko decided at its board meeting today on changes in corporate management. Akira Koinuma, currently Representative Director, Senior Managing Corporate Officer, Chief Technical Officer , Officer in charge of Production Technology, Energy & Electricity, SPS Innovation, and CSR departments, and Chairman of Safety Measures Committee, will become Director, Assistant to President on January 4, 2016.

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  5. The complexities of living too close to TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Japan Times

    While traveling in the northeastern part of Japan last month, I was struck by the way quirky, alternative and avant-garde music carves out a space for itself in parts of the country that are isolated from the major cultural centers. Since moving on into the areas of the Kanto region that surround Tokyo, however, it has become clear that the challenges local musical communities must deal with here are in many ways the reverse of those facing more isolated areas such as Tohoku.

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