Tochigi (Japan)

Type: City
Name: Tochigi (Japan)
Country: Japan
Latitude: 36.380001
Longitude: 139.729996
population: 82,134
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

This Draping Wisteria Looks Like Purple Rain, Will Leave You Dazzled

Hundreds of delicate flower petals transform the night sky into a magical canopy of purple.The striking beauty is that of the giant wisteria, one of the main attractions of the Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi, Japan.In 1996, four giant wisteria vines ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Frank Paluch

is president of Honda R&D Americas, Inc. (HRA) and an operating officer of Honda R&D Co., Ltd. Prior to assuming his responsibilities as the president of Honda R&D operations in North America, Paluch served as senior vice president of Honda North America ... [Published Honda.com - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Mother/Land

“ ” features eight international artists whose work for this exhibition focuses on the relationship between land and people, reflecting the artists’ observations on displacement.Each of us has a motherland. However, we are not mindful of it in times of ... [Published Domus - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Pro-Korean activists held in assault on right-winger

OSAKA – The leader and seven members of a group opposed to hate speech directed against Korean residents of Japan were arrested Wednesday for allegedly assaulting an anti-Korean demonstrator last year.Police said Atsuhiro Soeda, 41, and seven others are ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Prefectures battling against shrinking population

The Yomiuri Shimbun Fifteen prefectural governments, mainly in eastern Japan, have set up organizations that are in charge of dealing with rapidly shrinking population, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.Among the 15 prefectural governments, five, including ... [Published The Japan News - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

17-year-old boy drowns in Tochigi river

TOCHIGI —A 17-year-old boy drowned Sunday after he jumped into a river in Shioya, Tochigi Prefecture.According to police, the accident occurred at around 1 p.m. TV Asahi reported that the boy, identified as Kazunari Tashiro, jumped into the river from ... [Published Japan Today - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER : Tsunami advisory issued for northeastern Pacific coast in Japan

A tsunami advisory has been issued for Japan's northeastern Pacific coast, warning of one-meter wave for Iwate, Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures, after an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude 6.8 struck off the Japanese coast early Friday morning.Rikuzentakata ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Companies outside Japan's metropolises performing well

TOKYO -- Smaller companies in Japanese towns and cities outside major metropolises are becoming the darlings of the stock market, with many of their shares hitting record highs recently.The stocks of companies based in Kochi and Tochigi prefectures are ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Bulk-Nanoporous-Silicon Negative Electrode with Extremely High Cyclability for Lithium-Ion Batteries Prepared Using a Top-Down Process

† Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University , Sendai, Miyagi 980-8577, Japan ‡ Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Kyoto University , Kyoto 606-8501, Japan § Yokohama R&D Laboratories, Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. , Yokohama, Kanagawa ... [Published Nano Letters - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Singapore lifts restrictions on Japanese imports

AVA (Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore), the Health Authority of Singapore announced the easing of restrictions on food imports from Japan.Fruits and vegetables, milk and dairy products, meat, eggs, tea, from 8 Japanese prefectures (Chiba, ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Singapore eases import ban on Fukushima products

SINGAPORE – Singapore eased at the end of June its import ban on food from Fukushima Prefecture, home to Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s disaster-crippled nuclear power plant, Japan’s Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Ministry has said.The government of ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

JAL to provide free wifi in Japan

JAL has joined forces with Nippon Telegraph and Telephone East Corporation (NTT East) to offer this initiative to travellers.All passengers that book a ticket with JAL will be able to apply for a free ID and password, which they can use to connect to ... [Published Business Traveller Asia - Jun 23 2014]

Quotes

"I'm not sure if the moisture in the air heightened the scent, but the entire park was perfumed with wisteria," an enthusiastic visitor wrote. "I will forever take the memory of this scent with me. My eyes and nose were in heaven with the beauty of this park! "
"The question now is whether the measures to be taken will be effective enough, including in terms of budgets" he added
...After thrashing it around the Nürburgring, Honda's WTCC driver Gabriele Tarquini said the characteristics of the car were fantastic. "I was really impressed by the power and the torque of the engine but also by the set-up they achieved. The car is very pointed on the front and very fast to change direction. This car is very close to my racing car and you can feel very well the DNA of Type R "

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This Draping Wisteria Looks Like Purple Rain, W... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 29 2014]
Frank Paluch [Published Honda.com - Jul 29 2014]
Mother/Land [Published Domus - Jul 21 2014]
Pro-Korean activists held in assault on right-w... [Published Japan Times - Jul 16 2014]
Prefectures battling against shrinking population [Published The Japan News - Jul 14 2014]
17-year-old boy drowns in Tochigi river [Published Japan Today - Jul 14 2014]
M-6.8 quake strikes off Fukushima, stirs tsunami [Published The Japan News - Jul 12 2014]
TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER : Tsunami advisory issued ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 11 2014]
Companies outside Japan's metropolises performi... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 10 2014]
Bulk-Nanoporous-Silicon Negative Electrode with... [Published Nano Letters - Jul 03 2014]
Singapore lifts restrictions on Japanese imports [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 02 2014]
Singapore eases import ban on Fukushima products [Published Japan Times - Jul 02 2014]
Transfer of Shares in a Subsidiary and Extraord... [Published Noodls - Jul 01 2014]
Nippon Piston Ring : Corporate Information update [Published 4 Traders - Jun 27 2014]
Brazilians love Thailand [Published Bangkok Post - Jun 26 2014]
JAL to provide free wifi in Japan [Published Business Traveller Asia - Jun 23 2014]
New Civic Type R turbo hits the track [Published South Africa Star - Nov 19 2013]
90,000 still live in shelters three months afte... [Published TheDay.com - Jun 12 2011]
Fact Sheet for Tobu Railway Co Ltd [Published Silobreaker - Mar 10 2010]
Biography for Naoyuki Akikusa [Published Able2Act - Oct 03 2007]
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