Rikkyo University

Type: Organization
Name: Rikkyo University
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Is the Asahi a scapegoat of nationalist media or victim of own missteps?

One of the nation’s leading newspapers has been in crisis mode of late — a situation that may bode ill for liberal journalism at a time when nationalism appears to be making public inroads.The venerable Asahi Shimbun has been rocked by three scandals, ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Japan's Dangerous Packaging Fetish

All photos by the authorJapan is one of the world’s foremost recyclers. In 2010, 77 percent of the country’s plastic waste was recycled, and recent reports put the figure for total amount of wastage sent to landfills at a relatively low  16 percent (the ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

City managers in Charlotte to celebrate 100 years of effective government

Twenty years ago as a student at the University of California, Berkeley, Kim Toyama became enamored with the council-manager form of government adopted by many U.S. cities and counties – but is nearly non-existent in his native Japan.This week, Toyama, ... [Published Charlotte Observer - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 3 reports

Japan to take 10 lakh workers, BD has great opportunity: delegation

A Japanese delegation in Dhaka on Monday said Bangladeshi workers could seize a great opportunity to work in Japan as it needed workers in various fields.They said the Japanese government was mulling over taking 10 lakh workers to work in its various ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

EKU Junior Wins 2014 Collegiate Business Concept Challenge

College students and cheap, easy-to-prepare food. They just go together.So it's only fitting that an Eastern Kentucky University student won the 2014 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Collegiate Business Concept Challenge competition for his business venture ... [Published Noodls - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

The environmental price of 'staying cool'

With cooler weather beginning to sweep across Asia, some countries are breathing a bigger sigh of relief than usual. Parts of India, China and both North and South Korea all sweltered through higher than average temperatures during the 2014 summer, peaking ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Reception for the President of Rikkyo University, Japan

Category: News from the UniversityThe University of Ljubljana Rector Ivan Svetlik has met with his colleague from Japan, Tomoya Yoshioka, President of Rikkyo University, for the purpose of strengthening and expanding cooperation between both universities. ... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

World: UN Secretary-General appoints new members to Advisory Group of the Central Emergency Response Fund

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: World (New York, 29 August 2014) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, today announced the appointment of six new members of the Advisory Group of the Central Emergency Response ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

India’s Modi heads to Japan with trade and China in mind

NEW DELHI: India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi heads to Japan on Saturday (Aug 30) for a five-day visit seeking to capitalise on a close relationship with his like-minded counterpart Shinzo Abe to boost trade between Asia's second and third largest ... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

HeartFlow Announces Appointment of Several Key Executive Hires

Broad Experience, Track Records of Success Position Company for Global Growth, CommercializationREDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August 28, 2014--HeartFlow, Inc. today announced the recent appointment of several key executives including Baird Radford, ... [Published Scottrade - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Child Poverty SOS / Single mothers struggle to survive working at Kabukicho nightclubs

The Yomiuri Shimbun This is the second installment in a series.A baby boy slept soundly on a small futon spread on the floor of a playroom in early July at Wanpaku Land, a private 24-hour child care center located in the Kabukicho entertainment district ... [Published The Japan News - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Modi's focus on the India-Japan relationship

In India’s 16th general election, the “Modi tsunami” swept the nation, ushering in a new era for the world’s largest democracy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s making Japan his second overseas destination indicates the high degree of importance that Japan ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 25 2014]

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...college student meal, we intend to provide the type of high-quality, customizable ramen common in Japan," Elrod declared in his business proposal. "Our customers will have the option to create their own ramen based on the choice of noodles, broths and toppings."
Sivak says we are stuck in a cycle of self-destruction. "It is clear that the global energy demand for air-conditioning will grow substantially as nations become more affluent, with the consequences of climate change potentially accelerating the demand."
It will be Modi's first bilateral visit outside South Asia since taking office, signalling the importance of a nation he said offered "immense scope for cooperation”. "Japan's friendship with India is time tested. We are 2 vibrant democracies committed to advancing peace and democracy in the world," Modi tweeted on Thursday in both English and Japanese."
...improving patient outcomes and experiences and reducing costs to the health care system," said John H Stevens, M D , chairman and CEO of HeartFlow. "These individuals provide the exact experience and skills needed as we prepare to become a global, commercial stage company. I am thrilled to welcome Baird, Brent, Rob and Yoshiki to the HeartFlow family."

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Is the Asahi a scapegoat of nationalist media o... [Published Japan Times - Sep 29 2014]
Japan's Dangerous Packaging Fetish [Published Vice Magazine US - Sep 25 2014]
City managers in Charlotte to celebrate 100 yea... [Published Charlotte Observer - Sep 16 2014]
Japan to take 10 lakh workers, BD has great opp... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Sep 15 2014]
Bangladesh can send skilled workers to Japan [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 15 2014]
Japan to take 1.0m workers, BD has great opport... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Sep 15 2014]
EKU Junior Wins 2014 Collegiate Business Concep... [Published Noodls - Sep 12 2014]
The environmental price of 'staying cool' [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 11 2014]
Reception for the President of Rikkyo Universit... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
World: UN Secretary-General appoints new member... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 29 2014]
India’s Modi heads to Japan with trade and Chin... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Aug 29 2014]
HeartFlow Announces Appointment of Several Key ... [Published Scottrade - Aug 28 2014]
Child Poverty SOS / Single mothers struggle to ... [Published The Japan News - Aug 25 2014]
Modi's focus on the India-Japan relationship [Published Japan Times - Aug 25 2014]
NHK meeting minutes show conservative push [Published Taipei Times Online - Feb 09 2014]
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