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  1. 2016 Mazda 2 Revealed as Production Starts in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Automobile Magazine

    Since it was first launched way back in 1996, the Mazda 2 -- known as the Demio in Japan -- has sold more than 2.4 million units worldwide, although the car didn't reach the U.S. market until 2011.

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  2. Daiwa Foundation Art Prize 2015Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Graphic Competitions

    The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is delighted to announce the third Daiwa Foundation Art Prize , which offers a British artist a first solo show at a gallery in Tokyo, Japan.

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  3. Serenity abounds at Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden Springfield, MissouriRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Examiner.com

    ... Upon walking through the front gate of the garden, one will be transported across the vast Pacific Ocean to experience Japan without even hopping a plane, paying some outlandish fee for tickets and flying out of the country! Springfield has ...

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  4. Auburn Hills supplier Hirotec gets $1 million for expansionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... solutions," Katsu Uno, chairman and CEO of Hirotec, said in a statement. The company is a subsidiary of Hiroshima, Japan-based Hirotec Corp. It specializes in engineering and manufacturing of automotive parts and assembly systems, according to the ...

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  5. P16x20-BI14JUL-AnvLookBack.inddRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Boating Industry

    ... 1944, Hitler's suicide on April 30, 1945, the German surrender on May 7, 1945, the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, on August 6 and 9, 1945, and the surrender of the Japanese forces on August 14. Following the homecoming of U.S. troops, ...

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  6. Read our Special Coverage of Techno-Frontier 2014Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    Starting Monday, June 30, PowerPulse.net will be featuring a special "Techno-Frontier 2014" section dedicated to spotlighting news and product announcements from this year's Techno-Frontier show, which is being held July 23-25 in Tokyo, Japan.

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  7. Yabusame Archers of the Lonely Chugoku MountainsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    ... Usa region of Kyushu by order of Emperor Kimmei (509-571) at the site of Usa Shrine (the earliest Hachiman shrine in Japan) to pray for peace and abundant harvests. However, the first recorded yabusame performance was in 1096, for the retired ...

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  8. Reds resume winning ways as J. League returns from breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    Urawa Reds scraped a 1-0 win over visiting Albirex Niigata as top-flight action in the J. League resumed in full on Saturday after a two-month break for the World Cup finals in Brazil.

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  9. Nearly 400 children abandoned in Japan since 2011: surveyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    A total of 395 minors under the age of 18 were abandoned by parents or guardians nationwide in the three years to March, a survey indicated Saturday.

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  10. Foreign visitor stays in Japan spiked 27% in 2013Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    The total number of nights spent by foreign visitors at hotels or other lodgings across the nation rose 27.4 percent to 33.51 million in 2013, the Japan Tourism Agency announced Saturday.

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  11. Politician Nonomura weeps and the world laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    ... rock bottom in every case. But the 2011 polls that put him in office were held just three weeks after the Great East Japan Earthquake devastated the Tohoku region, and voters were probably swayed by his low-key campaign, which fit the prevailing ...

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  12. Urawa beats Niigata to keep J-League leadRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | ETaiwanNews.com

    Urawa Reds stayed in first place with a 1-0 win over Albirex Niigata on Saturday as the J-League resumed after a two-month break for the The hosts took advantage of a 16th-minute own goal by Niigata defender Ken Matsubara to improve to 32 points, one ahead of Sagan Tosu, which beat Vissel Kobe 1-0.

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  13. Japan should honorably resign as host of 2020 Summer OlympicsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | OpEdNews

    ... International Olympic Committee's (IOC) met in Buenos Aires to elect a host city for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe assured the IOC that "the situation [at Fukushima Daiichi] is under control", and convinced them to ...

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  14. Mazda begins production of 4th-gen Mazda2Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Green Car Congress

    Mazda Motor Corporation unveiled the all-new Mazda2 (known as Mazda Demio in Japan). Production of the fourth-generation of the model, which has been fully redesigned for the first time in seven years, has begun at Mazda's Hofu Plant No. 1 in ...

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  15. In a first, Japanese violinist clinches international Bach contestRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    A Japanese university student has won first place in the violin category at an international Bach competition, the first Japanese to do so in the contest's 64-year history, organizers said.

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  16. Saga targeted as new Osprey hostRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Japan Times

    ... takes off and lands like a helicopter but cruises like a plane, for the Ground Self-Defense Force in fiscal 2015. Japan is forming a new amphibious unit similar to the U.S. Marines that will be based in Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, by fiscal 2018. ...

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  17. Direct flight links Wuhan, OsakaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Xinhuanet

    A direct air route has opened between Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province and western Japanese commercial city of Osaka.

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  18. Midaco Corporation Joins Partners in THINCRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | PRWeb

    ... of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in CNC (computer numeric control) machine tools, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan. The company is the industry's only single-source provider, with the CNC machine, drive, motors, encoders, spindle and CNC control ...

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  19. Abe says he will see to restart of nuclear power station in southwestern JapanRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | South China Morning Post

    Japan's prime minister says tells business executives he will ensure nuclear power station is restarted "by some means or other," despite widespread unease following the Fukushima meltdown Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has told business leaders in southwestern Japan that his government will see to it that a nuclear plant in the region is restarted "by ... (more)

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  20. Japan Society 2014 Artist Residency Presents Ink Painter Cyoko Tamai TodayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Japan Society Gallery's new Summer Artist Residency Program returns for its second annual installment this July, introducing up-and-coming ink painter Cyoko Tamai .

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