Kinki, Japan Newswire (Page 6)

Kinki, Japan Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kinki, Japan. (Page 6)

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  1. Japan - Politics, Central Banking And The Nikkei 225Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Seeking Alpha

    On Monday Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, called a snap general election. During the press conference in which he made the announcement he said: It is my mission as prime minister to exert strong leadership abilities at a time when Japan faces national crises stemming from the shrinking demographic and North Korea's escalating tensionsa He went on to outline a JPY 2trln stimulus package, to be implemented before year end.

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  2. Traditional Japanese Folk Art to Arrive at Symphony Space in 'Ages of Enchantment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The enchanting dance styles of Iwami Kagura and Nihon Buyo, a world-acclaimed Bunraku puppet troupe and a fashion show of wedding kimonos will be featured in "Ages Of Enchantment: JPA Cultural Repertoires 2017," a showcase of Japanese performing arts and culture, October 28, 2017 at Peter Norton Symphony Space , 2537 Broadway . The event is presented by Japan Performing Arts Inc. , a cultural organization founded and led by choreographer Yuko Hamada, who curates the evening.

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  3. Metal Gear Singer's Other Gig? The Voice Of The Bullet TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | Kotaku

    This is Donna Burke. You may not know her name, but if you've played the recent Metal Gear Solid games, you know her voice.

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  4. How Japanese denim heads perfected an American classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | CNN

    So valuable, in fact, that New York-based filmmaker Devin Leisher has produced a documentary dedicated to the history and production of the American classic. But here's the catch: according to the documentary -- "Weaving Shibusa," which premiered in San Francisco in early August -- the world's best denim is made and collected in Japan.

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  5. Panasonic steps up lithium-ion battery production amid electric-vehicle boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Japan Times

    Panasonic Corp. said Friday it will start manufacturing lithium-ion batteries for electric cars in fiscal 2019 at its plant in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture, expanding domestic production to meet growing demand for green vehicles across the globe. The batteries for electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids will be produced for shipment to domestic automakers, Panasonic said.

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  6. Foreign investors bet big on Japan stocks right before Abe's snap election callRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Japan Times

    In the two weeks before Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called a snap election, foreign investors using the futures market - which are often hedge funds - suddenly turned hugely positive on Japanese shares. Foreigners bought a net A 2.1 trillion of Japanese stock futures between Sept.

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  7. Japan minister's election bid hurt by husband's criminal pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | South China Morning Post

    Weekly magazine reported Seiko Noda's husband, Fuminobu, served as the executive secretary of the Masayama-gumi - a crime syndicate based in Kyoto Japan communication chief Seiko Noda's chances of becoming the country's first female prime minister have been damaged after it was revealed her husband was once a member of a notorious criminal group. In its September 28 edition, the Shukan Bunshun weekly magazine reported that Noda's husband, Fuminobu, served as the executive secretary of the Masayama-gumi - a crime syndicate based in Kyoto.

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  8. Richard Gary Linowes Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | 24-7 Press Release

    Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Richard Linowes a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Richard Linowes celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for innovations, achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field.

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  9. Opioids demand rises in Japan as seniors use drugs to ease pain and improve quality of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Japan Times

    Capsules of Pfizer Inc.'s Lyrica medication, used in the treatment of fibromyalgia and diabetic nerve pain, sits on a sorting tray. Demand for painkillers is taking off and drugmakers are introducing new products to the Japanese market.

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  10. Michelin-starred chef on his struggle to save authentic Kyoto cuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | South China Morning Post

    You do a lot of guest-chef appearances. What do you do when you arrive at a new restaurant? "When I write the menu, two months ahead, I include main ingredients like abalone and lobster but, when I get there, I like to add local vegetables.

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  11. 'Comfort Women' Statue Strains 60-Year San Francisco-Osaka AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | KQED

    This year, San Francisco and the Japanese city of Osaka celebrate 60 years of their sister city alliance. But a new statue in San Francisco has angered Osaka officials, and endangers the cities' long friendship.

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  12. Toyota will partner with Mazda, Denso for electric car ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Automotive News

    TOKYO Toyota Motor Corp. will partner with Mazda Motor Corp. and auto parts supplier Denso Corp. to form a joint venture for developing electric vehicles, as Japan's biggest automaker plays catch up in the expanding race for battery driven cars. The new company, called EV Common Architecture Spirit Co., will cooperate on the developing the architecture and components of electric cars for use in a wide range of segments, from minivehicles and SUVs to light trucks, the companies said on Thursday.

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  13. Burning FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | GiantBomb.com

    SNK's answer to other crime-themed beat 'em ups pits three police detectives against an army of international criminals in modern-day Japan. Burning Fight is a belt-scrolling brawler developed and released by SNK for arcades on May 20, 1991.

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  14. Toyota, Mazda form electric car technology ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Autoblog

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  15. Japan attracts overseas consumers in medical care and tourismRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 28 | Newkerala.com

    Tokyo [Japan], Sept.28 : Medical care equipments are in demand globally, and to tap market potential, a Japanese company is manufacturing high quality medical and nursing care beds. Founded in 1947, Paramount Bed makes products that are ideal for creating a comfortable health environment.

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  16. The Toyota logo is seen on a car in a park lot in Sao Paulo, Brazil...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Egypt Today

    Policymakers in key markets like China are aggressively pushing a shift to electric cars over the next two to three decades, pressuring traditional automakers to crank up their electric vehicle plans - just as declining battery costs enable more power to be packed into cars. Toyota said in a statement the new company will develop technology for a range of electric cars, including minivehicles, passenger cars, SUVs and light trucks.

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  17. New Game: Burning FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | MobyGames

    The Castella family from the Metro City started ruining the peaceful city of Osaka with the violent Japanese group, "Heiwa-gumi". To stop the fight, Metro police detectives dispatched two dangerous characters, Duke and Billy, to Japan.

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  18. Lawyerless Turk challenges Osaka car dealer's snub of non-Japanese patrons, wins redressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Japan Times

    In a highly unusual case that has surprised Japanese legal experts, a Turkish national based in Osaka sued a local second-hand car dealer for discrimination and won, all without the services of a lawyer. Ibrahim Yener, 40, a Turk who works as an IT engineer in Osaka, went after the dealership when it refused, last October, to send him information on its different cars because it only served Japanese customers.

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  19. Toyota's sporty GR variants, Ram recalls trucks and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Toyota vehicles have damn near solidified themselves as having the emotional appeal of a toaster, but CEO Akio Toyoda wants to inject a little bit more excitement into some of the Japanese brand's offerings. After introducing a more aggressively styled 2018 Camry, Toyota today showed off some sporty variants to the 86 coupe and Prius Prime plug-in hybrid, along with a few other vehicles sold in the Japanese market.

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  20. Shonen Knife pay tribute to hard rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Japanese bubblegum pop trio Shonen Knife ditch their punk voice for a dose of `70s classic rock on their 20th studio album, Adventure . Formed 35 years ago by Naoko Yamano, 55, the Osaka powerhouse tune into metal riffs this time around in a tribute to the kings who ruled the genre, including Motorhead, Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Thin Lizzy.

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