Tochigi Prefecture

Type: Province
Name: Tochigi Prefecture
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Will Japan's consumer spending rise again?

Consumer spending in Japan has continued to be sluggish since the consumption tax rise in April. The government will decide by the end of this year whether to raise the tax again in October 2015. However, is spending strong enough to overcome another ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

[PV Panel Quality] Next Energy's Strategy on Consignment Production (1)

Nasu Chifuriko Country Club (Nasu Town, Tochigi Prefecture), owned and operated by major general contractor Kajima Corp, is located at the eastern edge of the Nasu Highlands, a resort area with a rich natural environment. It is a long-established golf ... [Published Tech-On! - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Japan machine tool orders up on foreign demand

TOKYO -- The International Manufacturing Technology Show, which was held in Chicago in mid-September, was attended by some 2,000 companies from around the world, including major Japanese makers. Jiro Makino, president of Japanese machine tool maker Makino ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Japan begins soul-searching over crimes against unsupervised children

In a nation where young children are commonly encouraged to walk to school on their own, the recent shocking murder of a girl in Kobe raises questions over whether people in Japan is too trusting and should supervise schoolchildren more closely.The dismembered ... [Published Japan Times - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 2 reports

Kobe Steel and Tokyo Gas conclude power supply agreement

Kobe Steel Limited and Tokyo Gas Company Limited concluded an agreement for Kobe Steel to supply all the electricity generated by its gas fired power station to be constructed in Moka, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan, to Tokyo Gas. The two companies had earlier ... [Published Steel Guru - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Japan: Reaching to the sky with strawberries

For 46 years in a row, Tochigi Prefecture has harvested the largest volume of strawberries in the nation, including its main Tochiotome variety. At the end of this year, full-scale shipments will begin of Sky Berry strawberries, a promising new addition ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Truck driver arrested over fatal hit-and-run in Chiba

CHIBA —Police in Ichikawa, Chiba Prefecture, said Sunday they have arrested a 54-year-old truck driver over a fatal hit-and-run incident in which a 64-year-old man riding his bike was killed.According to police, the truck driver, identified as Kazumi ... [Published Japan Today - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

‘Brand’ agricultural products catching on across nation

The Yomiuri Shimbun Cultivation of “brand” agricultural products” is spreading throughout the nation, as various parties seek to make it a pillar of profitable agriculture. The united efforts of entire regions are required for these projects to flourish, ... [Published The Japan News - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture Stricken by 5.0-M Earthquake

JapanREUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama/PoolThe first temblor with a magnitude of 5.0 struck at 9:45 pm JST (8:45 am EDT in the U.S.), according to the JapanJMA said the epicentres of the two earthquakes registered just off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, where ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

32-year-old woman arrested for strangling her mother in Tochigi

TOCHIGI —Police in Utsunomiya City, Tochigi Prefecture, said Monday they have arrested a 32-year-old woman on suspicion of strangling her 61-year-old mother at their home.According to police, Yuko Ono strangled her mother Shigeko with a cord at around ... [Published Japan Today - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tochigi Drift Rides (DRiFTWiRED GALLERY)

The Nissan Silvias, the Mazda RX-7s, the Peculiarly Modded Toyotas - These are the Rides of DRiFTWiREDLast month AkihabaraNews Senior Contributor Nayalan Moodley documented DRiFTWiRED 1 , a new, independent drift competition that sprang forth among the ... [Published Akihabara News - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Towns vote to block radioactive waste dumps

The assemblies of 2 towns north of Tokyo have voted unanimously to block or limit the construction of final disposal sites for radioactive waste in their towns.Kami Town in Miyagi Prefecture and Shioya Town in Tochigi Prefecture have both been named by ... [Published NHK - Sep 20 2014]

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"High stock prices have driven up consumption by 6 trillion yen over the past 18 months" said Hideo Kumano, chief economist at Dai-ichi Life Research Institute. The beneficiaries tend to be households of 70 year olds and over...
"In an effort to bring that mountain spirit to the track, a group of drivers teamed up with Takumi Oil , a small, high tech Japanese synthetic oil manufacturer, and created DRiFTWiRED, a brand new drift competition not affiliated with any of the big leagues and fat cat corporations that milk established leagues for profit. The inaugural event was held at Nikko Circuit , in Tochigi Prefecture, on August 10, 2014."

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Will Japan's consumer spending rise again? [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Oct 15 2014]
[PV Panel Quality] Next Energy's Strategy on Co... [Published Tech-On! - Oct 07 2014]
Japan machine tool orders up on foreign demand [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Oct 03 2014]
Japan begins soul-searching over crimes against... [Published Japan Times - Sep 30 2014]
Kobe Steel and Tokyo Gas conclude power supply ... [Published Steel Guru - Sep 30 2014]
Japan: Reaching to the sky with strawberries [Published Fresh Plaza - Sep 29 2014]
Kobe Steel, Tokyo Gas conclude power supply agr... [Published Kobe Steel - Sep 29 2014]
Truck driver arrested over fatal hit-and-run in... [Published Japan Today - Sep 28 2014]
‘Brand’ agricultural products catching on acros... [Published The Japan News - Sep 28 2014]
Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture Stricken by 5.0-M ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Sep 25 2014]
Police, local efforts fail to halt murders [Published The Japan News - Sep 24 2014]
Venture businesses give visitors to Japan a war... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 24 2014]
32-year-old woman arrested for strangling her m... [Published Japan Today - Sep 22 2014]
Fukushima cleanup going painfully slow [Published Japan Times - Sep 22 2014]
Tochigi Drift Rides (DRiFTWiRED GALLERY) [Published Akihabara News - Sep 21 2014]
Man sentenced to death for murder of financier,... [Published Japan Today - Sep 20 2014]
Towns vote to block radioactive waste dumps [Published NHK - Sep 20 2014]
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