Osaka

Type: City
Name: Osaka
Country: Japan
Latitude: 34.68
Longitude: 135.5
population: 2,592,433
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Feeling like a million bucks

Only Tokyo and New York have more millionaires than London ...and that doesn’t include their homesMORE THAN a quarter of a million Londoners are dollar millionaires, even when you exclude the value of their homes – making the capital the third most popular ... [Published City A.M. - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: London, Tokyo, New York City
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

GOR Announces Acquisition and Leasing of a Property (Yokohama Plaza Building)

REIT Issuer: Global One Real Estate Investment Corp. Representative: Yoichiro Kitajima, Executive DirectorAsset Manager: Global Alliance Realty Co., Ltd.Representative: Masanori Yamauchi, President and CEO Contact: Yoshitaka Shibata Executive Officer ... [Published Noodls - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

SB Energy Starts Up 19.6MW Solar Plant in Osaka

2014/07/15 16:12Kenji Kaneko, Nikkei BP CleanTech Institute"Softbank Izumiotsu Solar Park" (source: SB Energy)SB Energy Corp announced that it will start operation of a mega (large-scale) solar power plant with an output of about 19.6MW in Izumiotsu City, ... [Published Tech-On! - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

New York Drops to World’s 9th Largest City

New York’s population barely puts it into the top 10 worldwide, and cities such as Dehli and Shanghai surged to the lead in the new 2014 revision. The data show the buildup of city sizes outside Europe and the North America as people flock to Asian, South ... [Published 24/7 Wall St - Jul 11 2014]
Entities: New York City, India, China
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Thermoresponsive Colloidal Crystallization Using Adsorption of Ionic Surfactants

† Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Graduate School of Nagoya City University , 3-1 Tanabe, Mizuho, Nagoya City, Aichi 467-8603, Japan ‡ Fuji Chemical Company, Ltd. , 1-35-1, Deyashiki-Nishi, Hirakata City, Osaka 573-0003, Japan Chem. Mater. , Article ... [Published Chemistry of Materials - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

World's oldest man now a Japanese

Sample newspaper articleWORLD’S OLDEST MAN NOW A JAPANESE世界最高齢の男性がニューヨークで6月8日に111歳で亡くなり、同じく111歳の日本人男性が世界最高齢となった。退職した化学者で超心理学者のアレクサンダー・イミックさんの逝去は6月9日に報道された。イミックさんは1903年2月4日にポーランドで生まれ、1951年にアメリカに移住した。埼玉在住の百井盛さんはイミックさんより1日遅く生まれた。福島県南相馬生まれの百井さんは長年にわたり、農芸化学の教師をしていた。もし百井さんがギネス世界記録に世界最高齢男性と正式に認定されれば、男女とも世界最高齢者は日本人となる。ギネスによれば、大阪在住の大川ミサヲさん116歳が、世界最高齢者とされている。 ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Fujitsu Acquires Shares of Panasonic Information Technology Solutions

Begins providing information system outsourcing services to Panasonic GroupTokyo, July 1, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited and Panasonic Corporation today announced that Fujitsu has completed the acquisition of all shares of Panasonic Information ... [Published InvestorPoint.com - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tokyo's despicable denial

Despite strong protests and denouncements at home and abroad, Tokyo once again stirred up confrontation with neighboring countries by accusing South Korea of influencing the content and wording of the Kono Statement, said a Xinhua News Agency comment ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Commentary: Kono Statement review mirrors Tokyo's bald-faced historical denialism

Despite strong protests and denouncements at home and abroad, Tokyo once again stirred up confrontation with neighboring countries Friday, accusing South Korea of interfering in the content and wording of the Kono Statement.In a so-called review submitted ... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 20 2014]
Entities: Yohei Kono, Japan, Tokyo
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 3 reports

'Allied soldiers raped women' after D-Day

Toru Hashimoto, Osaka mayorAllied soldiers liberating France during World War II raped French women after pushing back the Germans, a Japanese politician has claimed, as Tokyo comes under pressure over its wartime system of sex slavery.Toru Hashimoto, ... [Published China Daily Asia - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

Mayor of Osaka claims Allied soldiers raped Japanese women after D-Day

08:51 An outspoken Japanese politician has claimed allied soldiers liberating France during World War II raped French women after pushing back the Germans, AFP reported. Toru Hashimoto, the mayor of Japan’s second city Osaka argued in a weekend speech ... [Published Russia Today - Jun 16 2014]
Entities: D-Day, Attack, Buddhism
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

Puregold, Japanese retailer to open convenience stores

Puregold Price Club Inc. has teamed up with Japanese retailer Lawson group to enter the 24/7 convenience store business.In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange Friday, Puregold said it had signed a joint venture agreement with Lawson Asia Pacific ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 13 2014]

Quotes

"After landing in Normandy, allied soldiers raped French women. 'Comfort stations' were built after things became too much" he said in the speech, using a euphemism for brothels, according to the newspaper
"I will perpetrate a mass murder at Otaroad (a shopping district) on Aug. 5" he allegedly wrote
...minister, Ajit Singh has once again criticized the striking pilots of state-run Air India for not responding to the calls for returning to work. "It was not a strike, because no notice was given. Courts ruled strike illegal. It's been 40 days. At first we said, they should come back without pre-conditions. Now, they've disregarded our appeals, and court's order. We've concluded that they are not interested to come back to work" he said on Monday while speaking to mediapersons
...said that the management will have to device upon the issue of striking pilots who are refusing to go back to work even after a month of agitation. "These pilots have not come to work for more than 30 days. It's an illegal strike, they have defied the High Court, and we have requested them again and again to come back to work" he said. He also said that the decision will be taken by the management about how long the pilots will remain on the airline’s payroll as they are not...

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Feeling like a million bucks [Published City A.M. - Jul 24 2014]
GOR Announces Acquisition and Leasing of a Prop... [Published Noodls - Jul 17 2014]
SB Energy Starts Up 19.6MW Solar Plant in Osaka [Published Tech-On! - Jul 15 2014]
New York Drops to World’s 9th Largest City [Published 24/7 Wall St - Jul 11 2014]
Thermoresponsive Colloidal Crystallization Usin... [Published Chemistry of Materials - Jul 10 2014]
World's oldest man now a Japanese [Published Japan Times - Jul 07 2014]
Fujitsu Acquires Shares of Panasonic Informatio... [Published InvestorPoint.com - Jul 01 2014]
Tokyo's despicable denial [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 24 2014]
Commentary: Kono Statement review mirrors Tokyo... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 20 2014]
'Allied soldiers raped women' after D-Day [Published China Daily Asia - Jun 17 2014]
'Allied soldiers raped women' after D-Day [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 17 2014]
Mayor of Osaka claims Allied soldiers raped Jap... [Published Russia Today - Jun 16 2014]
Japanese mayor says allied soldiers raped women... [Published Malaysian Insider - Jun 16 2014]
Puregold, Japanese retailer to open convenience... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 13 2014]
NOx-Reducing SCR System Efficacy Confirmed In S... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 13 2014]
Kyowa Hakko Kirin to start construction of new ... [Published Pharmaceutical Business Review - Mar 03 2014]
Controversial Japanese mayor to seek new mandate [Published The Malaysian Insider - Feb 03 2014]
Acesse Hosts Four Conferences In Japan [Published PRWeb - Oct 14 2013]
Social Media Entrepreneur and Xocai Best Team L... [Published PRWeb - Oct 11 2013]
Wastewater plant project offers potential benef... [Published Canton Repository - Oct 11 2013]
Blog post [Published The Malaysian Insider :: Business - Jul 16 2013]
Process People & Skills Tracker: Jan 2013 [Published Engineer Online - Jan 17 2013]
Japanese man arrested for posting ‘mass murder ... [Published Topnews.in - Aug 27 2012]
Striking Air India pilots not interested in com... [Published Topnews.in - Jun 18 2012]
AI offering lowest fares on international routes [Published Topnews.in - Jun 13 2012]
All Air India pilots on strike might be sacked [Published Topnews.in - Jun 11 2012]
Aviation minister announces new plans for Air I... [Published Topnews.in - Jun 06 2012]
Air India pilots continue strike [Published Topnews.in - May 28 2012]
Air India announces new short schedule for June [Published Topnews.in - May 24 2012]
Chinese plane flies from Japan without permission [Published Topnews.in - Nov 30 2011]
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NOx-Reducing SCR System Efficacy Confirmed In S... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Mar 13 2014]
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) announced that the company installed Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems on the power generators aboard the MOL-owned and operated Capesize vessel Awobasan Maru(hereinafter “the vessel”) ...
Controversial Japanese mayor to seek new mandate [Published The Malaysian Insider - Feb 03 2014]
The controversial mayor of Japan's second city, Osaka, is to step down and seek re-election in a bid to prove he has public support for plans to reform local government.Toru Hashimoto, who caused an international stir last year when he said women forced ...
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