Kinki, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Kinki, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kinki, Japan. (Page 9)

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  1. Death toll rises to 13 after mainland fishing vessel collides with Hong Kong tankerRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Standard

    Seven more bodies were found in the toppled Chinese fishing vessel after it collided with a tanker early Thursday, bringing the total death toll to 13, according to the Chinese Consulate General in Osaka. The fishing vessel from the Chinese mainland collided with a tanker of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on Thursday in international waters some 400 km north of the Oki Islan... Seven more bodies were found in the toppled Chinese fishing vessel after it collided with a tanker early Thursday, bringing the total death toll to 13, according to the Chinese Consulate General in Osaka.

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  2. Kibo no To and Osaka's Nippon Ishin in cautious collaboration with wide policy overlapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Kibo no To leader Yuriko Koike and Nippon Ishin no Kai leader Ichiro Matsui pose on Sept. 30 in Osaka after agreeing that the two parties will not directly challenge each other in Tokyo and Osaka districts in the coming election.

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  3. One Piece Turned Into A Massive Buddhist Rock GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Kotaku

    To celebrate One Piece 's 20th anniversary, Buddhist temple Daikaku-ji in Kyoto is holding a special One Piece exhibition, with mixes the pirate characters with traditional Japanese motifs and art styles. One of the exhibit's most impressive displays is an 800-square meter Japanese garden with a scene showing Luffy fighting a Nue , a Japanese-style chimera.

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  4. Plant cells survive but stop dividing upon DNA damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    The cell cycle is the system through which a cell grows and divides. It is also how a cell passes its DNA to its progeny and is why the cell cycle ceases if the DNA is damaged, as otherwise it risks passing this damage to daughter cells.

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  5. 11 Chinese killed after fishing boat hits HK tanker in waters off JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Eleven Chinese have died and one crew member remains missing after their fishing boat collided with a Hong Kong oil tanker and capsized in the Sea of Japan, the Japanese coastguard said on Friday. The two vessels collided 400km north of the Oki Islands in the Sea of Japan, also known as the East Sea, early on Thursday morning.

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  6. U.S. judge dismisses criminal charge in Toyota sudden acceleration caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    A U.S. judge on Thursday dismissed a criminal charge against Toyota Motor Corp. after the Japanese automaker completed three years of monitoring under a $1.2 billion settlement in which it admitted to misleading the public about sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles. U.S. District Judge William Pauley in New York agreed to a U.S. Justice Department request to end the case stemming from Toyota's admission that it misled U.S. consumers by concealing and making deceptive statements about the extent of sudden acceleration problems in 2009 and 2010.

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  7. 12 Chinese missing after fishing boat, tanker collideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    A Chinese diplomat says 12 people are missing after their fishing boat collided with an oil tanker in waters near Japan. An official surnamed Sun at the Chinese consulate-general in Osaka said 16 crew members were aboard the Chinese fishing boat when it capsized after colliding with the Hong Kong-registered tanker early Thursday.

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  8. Hoshino Resorts, known for luxury, moves into midrange urban marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Hoshino Resorts Inc., known for its luxury hotels and traditional lodgings blending Japanese aesthetics and contemporary design, is making a foray into the urban hotel market with a new brand targeting tourists. Yoshiharu Hoshino, a fourth-generation hotelier and the chief executive officer of the hotel operator, announced Thursday the launch of the company's fourth brand, OMO, and said two new hotels under the brand will be opening next spring with more to come.

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  9. Parker hits milestone with 10,000th pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    He won four scoring titles in the bj-league, including a league-record 27.3 points per game in the 2010-11 season, establishing himself as a prolific point producer in a bygone era. This included a 53-point game on Nov. 7, 2010, the now-defunct circuit's record that was only surpassed by Le'Bryan Nash's 54-point output in a February 2016 game.

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  10. Citizens invited to join Mayor's delegation to visit Sister City Hekinan, Japan in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | My Edmonds

    Mayor Dave Earling and the Edmonds Sister City Commission are looking for interested citizens to join the Spring 2018 Mayor's delegation that will travel to the Sister City of Hekinan, Japan. The trip will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the two city's Sister City relationship and the 70th anniversary of the city of Hekinan.

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  11. 'Comfort women' row threatens Osaka-San Francisco sister city relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    The debate over statues memorializing "comfort women," who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels before and during World War II, is threatening to upend a six-decade sister city relationship between Osaka and San Francisco. In an exchange of letters made public Wednesday, San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee expressed disappointment in Osaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura's announcement that he might cut the tie-up over the U.S. city's new comfort women memorial.

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  12. Food, folks and film: Yamagata festival dives deep into documentariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Once an obscure corner of a film world dominated by the fantasies of Hollywood, documentaries are now drawing more attention from both paying audiences and wider society. And the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, whose 15th edition unspools from Oct. 5 to 12 in Yamagata, has long been broadening awareness of the form in Japan and Asia.

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  13. Bubble-era revival: Kyoto's Maharaja disco reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Maharaja, a popular disco during Japan's bubble economy era in the 1980s, reopened in Kyoto's Gion district this month. The nightclub aims to attract people who splurged during the asset-inflated bubble economy, as well as foreign tourists, by making use of Gion's position as the site of a number of sightseeing spots.

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  14. Carlos Ghosn's protege faces first crisis with 'shocking' Nissan Japan recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Carlos Ghosn, one of the auto industry's most celebrated turnaround artists, saved Nissan Motor Co. by managing himself out of numerous tight spots.

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  15. Sharp to aggressively pursue patent royalties amid focus on ultra-HD TVs, 'smart home' devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Sharp Corp.'s U.S. legal battle with Hisense Electric Co. marks the start of an aggressive new campaign by the Japanese electronics company to obtain royalties on its patents as the company focuses on ultra-high-resolution televisions and "smart home" devices.

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  16. Ghosn protege faces first crisis with Japan recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Automotive News

    Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa, with the redesigned Leaf last month, called the company's latest recall a "shocking" lapse after Japanese regulators discovered unauthorized inspectors had approved vehicle quality. Photo credit: REUTERS Carlos Ghosn, one of the auto industry's most celebrated turnaround artists, saved Nissan Motor Co.

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  17. Mikimoto Looks to Strengthen Its Brand Value OverseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    When Hitoshi Yoshida took over as president of storied Japanese jewelry company Mikimoto nearly six years ago, his first and broadest goal was to shore up its once untouchable brand value, which had taken a hit starting with the 2008 financial crisis. But he soon learned that - at least in Japan - this would prove a less daunting task than many may have anticipated."

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  18. Gamba grab late draw in J. League Cup semifinal first leg against CerezoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Substitute Haruya Ide scored a crucial late equalizer as Gamba Osaka earned a 2-2 draw away to local rival Cerezo Osaka in the first leg of the Japanese League Cup semifinals on Wednesday night. Gamba, last year's runners-up, opened the scoring in the 16th minute, Shuhei Akasaki unleashing a shot from just outside the box that Cerezo goalkeeper Kenta Tanno will probably feel he should have saved.

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  19. Japanese Grand Prix: 'A challenge unsurpassed anywhere on earth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Newsday

    There's the 13-hour-flight, for a start. Even from Malaysia, scene of the last race, it's more than seven - like flying from London to the Gulf.

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  20. 2 Davao councilors to join economic, tourism roadshow in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Sun-Star

    Committee chair on trade and communication Councilor Jimmy Dureza confirmed on Tuesday, September 26, that he along with committee chair on tourism Councilor Al-Ryan Alejandre will join the Economic and tourism roadshow in Japan slated October 16 to 20. "We will be selling the city to the investors. We will be visiting cities of Kyoto and Tokyo and two other areas.

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