Japan Newswire (Page 10)

Japan Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Japan. (Page 10)

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  1. Oswaldo Arcia, Kohei Arihara guide Fighters past BuffaloesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Japan Times

    Oswaldo Arcia belted a three-run homer and Kohei Arihara went the distance as the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters defeated the Orix Buffaloes 4-1 on Monday. With both leagues returning to action after this year's All-Star Series, Arcia took Orix starter Yuki Nishi deep in the first inning.

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  2. Spain's Fernando Torres to debut with Sagan TosuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Newkerala.com

    ... a day after being introduced as the new member of the team, reports Efe. Torres expressed his pleasure over being in Japan and being a part of Sagan Tosu and said he hoped to make his debut soon for the club and score many goals. On Monday, the ...

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  3. Expansion, acquisition show change is good for Charleston area's Showa DenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Post and Courier

    Showa Denko, located in Ridgeville, is increasing production capacity as it celebrates its 30th year at the Dorchester County site. Brad Nettles/Staff Carl Kolts, president and CEO of Showa Denko Carbon, talks about the Ridgeville plant's expansion plans and the company's recent acquisition of Germany's SGL Group.

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  4. Delays and lack of awareness magnified death toll in Japan's MabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Times of Oman

    Japan Self-Defence Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 8, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato Japan Self-Defence Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, July 8, 2018.

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  5. Fruit picking grows in popularity among foreign visitors to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Bangkok Post

    TOKYO: Tourist farms in Japan have been attracting hordes of foreign visitors who are placing fruit picking high on their travel itineraries as the global reputation of Japanese fruit grows. With more tourists seeking experiences over material goods during their trips, a number of companies have started getting involved in farm tourism, and tourist farms are becoming can't-miss destinations, especially outside major cities.

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  6. Konica Minolta/Adr (Kncay) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Breeze

    ... and projectors to show production and theater management. Konica Minolta Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. " KONICA MINOLTA/ADR stock opened at $17.58 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $4.42 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio ...

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  7. Domaine Thomson: 'Hottest summer in a century in NZ'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Drinks Business

    ... General. Production at the winery hovers usually around 5,000 cases in a normal year, and its wines are exported to Japan, Hong Kong, mainland China, Singapore, the UK and the US. At the moment, about 20% of 'Surveyor' is sold in Asia and 10% of ...

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  8. Japan floods: Heat wave adds to misery in devastated areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Member of Ground Self Defense Forces search for missing persons at a flood damage site in Kure, Hiroshima prefecture on July 12, 2018. - The toll in record rains that have devastated parts of Japan rose July 12 to 199, a top government spokesman said.

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  9. LDP calls for surge in public works after disasters, but some see election ployRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Japan Times

    An increasing number of Liberal Democratic Party lawmakers are calling for boosting Japan's resistance to disasters by increasing public works projects to improve infrastructure. They hope to see steady growth in public works spending in light of the fatal earthquake in Osaka last month and the deadly floods in western Japan, but apparently to draw support from the construction industry in next year's Upper House election, sources familiar with the matter said.

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  10. Bringing back Daisuke Matsuzaka could make sense for DragonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Japan Times

    ... many of them are also buying some sort of team merchandise. For a team like the Dragons, not among the most popular in Japan, especially since they've haven't finished higher than fourth since 2012, the "Matsuzaka effect" as Nikkan called it, could ...

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  11. Surge in South China Sea Naval Exercises in 2018 Vexes BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Voice of America

    ... is keeping China from any further expansion into the contested waters, analysts say. Vessels from Australia, France, Japan and the United States have sent ships to the 3.5 million-square-kilometer sea in 2018. They believe the sea rich in fisheries ...

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  12. In Mabicho, delays, lack of awareness raised death toll from floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Japan Times

    ... in a sudden flood earlier this month when heavy rain caused multiple levees to break. Torrential rains across western Japan this month triggered floods and landslides that killed more than 200 people and left over a dozen missing in Japan's worst ...

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  13. Fierce heatwave hits Japan flood recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Manila Bulletin

    A blistering heatwave smothered swathes of flood-hit western Japan Monday, hampering clean-up efforts as survivors and relief workers toil in stifling temperatures a week after devastating inundations that killed more than 200 people. Tens of thousands of rescue workers are still digging through the debris for bodies after Japan's worst weather-related disaster in over three decades, which saw record downpours spark flash flooding and landslides across the region.

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  14. In Japan's flood-ravaged Mabi, delays and lack of awareness magnified death tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows local residents seen on the roof of submerged house at a flooded area as they wait for a rescue in Kurashiki, southern Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo July 7, 2018. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS/File Photo MABI, Japan: When Isao Akutagawa moved to the sleepy riverside town of Mabi in western Japan 45 years ago, it seemed like the perfect suburb to raise his children.

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  15. Japan floods: Heat wave adds to miseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | Channel3000

    A heat wave in southern Japan has killed at least eight people, dealing another blow to a country still recovering from the worst flooding in decades. Six people died on Saturday, and two people on Sunday, Kyodo News reported, as thousands sought medical treatment for heat stroke and heat exhaustion.

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  16. Asians breathe 9 times more pollution than people in Europe, USRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Asian Correspondent

    ... burden of outdoor air pollution is felt in Southeast Asia and the Western Pacific regions, encompassing China, Japan, the Koreas, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines. Another of the CGARE study's co-authors Professor Chris Frey of ...

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  17. A carbon fiber cluster grows in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Chemical & Engineering News

    At the June 1 groundbreaking for Teijin's $600 million carbon fiber plant in Greenwood, S.C., the local high school orchestra serenaded guests. Flags from the U.S. and Japan, Teijin's home country, flanked the podium.

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  18. Greenhouse gas education program developed by Aichi professor proves popular both at home and abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | The Japan Times

    ... Two people died and more than 2,000 people suffered heatstroke or exhaustion Sunday as a heat wave continued to scorch Japan over the three-day weekend, a Kyodo News tally showed. Temper... The government plans to designate the torrential rain that ...

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  19. Increase in demand creates four more Guam-Japan flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | KUAM News

    There are more signs that the Japanese tourism market may be picking up. Citing an increase in demand, United Airlines is restoring four weekly 737-flights between Guam and Nagoya from December to the end of March.

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  20. Danielle O'Toole starts, wins International Cup with USA SoftballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    The former Arizona left-hander was given the start and allowed three runs in 3.1 innings as Team USA Red downed Japan, 10-5, in the championship game. O'Toole exited in the fourth with a 4-1 lead and two runners in scoring position, but UCLA right-hander Rachel Garcia surrendered a two-run single to make it 4-3, adding a pair of earned runs to O'Toole's ledger.

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