Fukuoka

Type: City
Name: Fukuoka
Country: Japan
Latitude: 33.59
Longitude: 130.410004
population: 1,392,299
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Research voyage will study ocean plastic pollution

Offshore sailor Matt Rutherford and field scientist Nicole Trenholm are ready to depart on a non-stop sailing research voyage from Oakland, Calif., to Fukuoka, Japan.By deploying a high-speed trawl net off the side of their 29-foot vessel while under ... [Published Soundings Magazine - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Researchers from Kyushu University Report New Studies and Findings in the Area of Agriculture

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- Data detailed on Agriculture have been presented. According to news reporting out of Fukuoka, Japan , by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Identification of immune related molecules that function ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

San Antonio, Texas MXI-Corp-XoLove-Bites Aphrodisiac Order Form: Xocai Founding Ambassador, Announced Discount Hashtag #Mlm for Fukuoka, Japan Distributors

As the category creator and world leader in healthy chocolate, the true vision of is to transform and improve individual lives worldwide through its exclusive and healthy chocolate products.It is no secret that the heart is the ultimate symbol of love. ... [Published Digital Journal - 22 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

China's Juneyao Airlines mulling service to Fukuoka, Nagoya

OSAKA -- China's Juneyao Airlines is considering providing regular flights to Fukuoka Airport and Chubu Airport near Nagoya, company officials told a press conference here on Wednesday.The Chinese carrier is looking to launch the service between the summer ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

ONVIF conducts its 10th Anniversary Developers’ Plugfest in Japan

ONVIF, the leading global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, announced recently that it conducted its 10th Anniversary Developers’ Plugfest last month. The event drew 40 engineers representing 19 ONVIF member companies ... [Published SourceSecurity.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

App helps Muslims in Japan find Halal products with ease

-- Fukuoka, Japan – Kyushu Island Lab today announced the of Halal Minds mobile application, which identifies Halal products by allowing the user to scan a barcode and check products against its database. This service is of great use for Muslims living ... [Published Scoop Asia - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

‘Phantom’ protects marine resources

FUKUOKA – The patrol vessel Hakuo Maru is being dubbed the “phantom” or “death” ship by Chinese and South Korean fishermen for its tendency to suddenly appear when they are violating Japan’s territorial waters.The Fisheries Agency vessel patrols from ... [Published Japan Times - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

USD3000 For a Pair Of Mangoes?

Mango anyone?Photo: via images.says.comAt a local central wholesale market in Japan, the Taiyo no Tamago (Egg of the Sun) label of mangoes from the Miyazaki Prefecture fetched ¥300,000, setting a record high for the season’s first auction.These mangoes ... [Published Lipstiq.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Tourism upbeat with new Japan routes and FAA upgrade

T hings bode well for the country's tourism and aviation industry. Just last week, the Philippines was upgraded to Category 1 status by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). In a statement, the Department of Tourism says it welcomes ... [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 5 reports

Pair of mangoes fetch Y300,000 at auction

TOKYO —A pair of mangoes grown in southern Japan sold Thursday for a whopping 300,000 yen, a record price for the fruit’s first auction of the season, Kyodo News reported.The “Taiyo no Tamago” (Egg of the Sun)-brand mangoes were set to be airlifted from ... [Published Japan Today - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 3 reports

Zoo's demolished garden to get a new home

The area at Auckland Zoo where the Fukuoka Japanese garden used to be. Photo / NZ HeraldA council group will spend the next few months assessing possible sites to relocate the Japanese garden demolished at Auckland Zoo in February.The Fukuoka Friendship ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

HK Express x Fukuoka Now – WIN Trip to Hong Kong!

Hong Kong’s only low-cost carrier HK Express announced a new flight from Hong Kong to Fukuoka commencing April 10, 2014. They are promoting Fukuoka as an “emerging hotspot on the Asia explorer’s “must-see” destination list”, praising it as a gourmet paradise ... [Published Fukuoka Now - Apr 10 2014]

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...According to news reporting out of Fukuoka, Japan , by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Identification of immune related molecules that function in fish organs is important for better understanding of the host defense mechanisms in fish. Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) represent the expressed portion of a genome, so they have proven to be useful tool for gene identification and confirmation of gene predictions."
" The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo is expected to have an economic impact of about JPY 3 trillion and attract 8.5 million visitors. Japan’s government is also aggressively attracting multinational companies to set up their regional headquarters or research and development centres in the country. This will create significant demand for quality accommodation. To meet the strong demand, Ascott plans to expand in Japan through investments, management contracts and lease agreements .”"
...Keika Ramen, another Kumamoto-based chain, plans to open a shop in Taiwan by the end of the year. "Tonkotsu ramen is so popular in Taiwan that we are planning to do more business here" said a company official
Mr Lee Chee Koon, Ascott's Chief Executive Officer, said: "We see great potential to expand in the world's third largest economy. Japan is already rebounding from the impact of monetary easing, fiscal stimulus and reforms."

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Research voyage will study ocean plastic pollution [Published Soundings Magazine - 2 hours ago]
Researchers from Kyushu University Report New S... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 4 hours ago]
Everything you ever wanted to know about Tokyo'... [Published Japan Today - 5 hours ago]
China's Juneyao Airlines mulling service to Fuk... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 11 hours ago]
Get Up To 55% Off with Agoda.com’s Japan Flash ... [Published Lipstiq.com - 22 hours ago]
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Ascott brings its premier brand to Tokyo throug... [Published TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific - Apr 16 2014]
Hawaiian Airlines Goes to China [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Apr 15 2014]
ONVIF conducts its 10th Anniversary Developers’... [Published SourceSecurity.com - Apr 15 2014]
'Tonkotsu' ramen bowling over Asia [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Apr 15 2014]
Kennedy Wilson : Major New Investments in the F... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 15 2014]
CapitaLand's The Ascott takes its premier brand... [Published Asiaone - Apr 15 2014]
Tokyo to welcome first Ascott serviced residence [Published TTG ASIA - Apr 15 2014]
Ascott Brings Its Premier Brand To Tokyo Throug... [Published Hospitality Net - Apr 15 2014]
Singapore's Ascott plans Tokyo serviced residen... [Published Asiaone - Apr 15 2014]
Strangers bond over food [Published Asian Age - Apr 15 2014]
Revelling on Japanese high [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Apr 15 2014]
Ascott brings premium brand to Tokyo [Published Travel Daily Media - Apr 15 2014]
App helps Muslims in Japan find Halal products ... [Published Scoop Asia - Apr 14 2014]
Ambassador Kennedy Praises TOMODACHI Women [Published US Embassy Japan: Tokyo - Apr 14 2014]
In the News / Yasue Tajima / Publishing poems b... [Published The Japan News - Apr 14 2014]
‘Phantom’ protects marine resources [Published Japan Times - Apr 14 2014]
Agoda.com’s 5-day sale in Japan: Up to 55% off ... [Published Philippine Star - Apr 14 2014]
Twenty-Nine Vessels Changed Owners Last Week » [Published World Maritime News - Apr 14 2014]
USD3000 For a Pair Of Mangoes? [Published Lipstiq.com - Apr 14 2014]
Tourism upbeat with new Japan routes and FAA up... [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Apr 13 2014]
Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines are poised... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Apr 12 2014]
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First step taken for Japanese garden relocation [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Apr 11 2014]
The first step in re-establishing the Fukuoka Friendship Garden has been taken with the appointment of councillor Cathy Casey as the chair of the Fukuoka Friendship Garden Steering Group. Cr Casey, who was confirmed as chairperson at the group’s ... ...
Hilton Worldwide Extends Soap Recycling to Japan [Published theCSRfeed - Mar 20 2014]
Globally, Hilton Worldwide’s program has resulted in over a million bars of soap being distributed to underprivileged communities since 2011. SOURCE: Hilton Worldwide DESCRIPTION: TOKYO, March 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide today announced ...
Stanley Jeyaraja Tambiah, social anthropologist... [Published Harvard Gazette - Mar 07 2014]
Stanley Jeyaraja Tambiah , known as Tambi (meaning “younger brother”) to friends and acquaintances, the Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Social Anthropology Emeritus, and a world-renowned scholar of Buddhism in Thailand, died Jan. 19 in Cambridge ...
Skymark Airlines becomes first Japanese A330 op... [Published Airbus Press Releases - Feb 28 2014]
Skymark Airlines, Japan’s third largest airline has taken delivery of the first two A330-300s out of a total of ten on lease. Skymark Airlines becomes the first Japanese carrier to operate Airbus’ market leading, A330 wide-body aircraft. Skymark Airlines’ ...
Skymark Airlines becomes 1st Japanese A330 oper... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Feb 28 2014]
Skymark Airlines, Japan’s third largest airline has taken delivery of the first two A330-300s out of a total of ten on lease. Skymark Airlines becomes the first Japanese carrier to operate Airbus’ market leading, A330 wide-body aircraft.Skymark Airlines’ ...
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