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  • Japan’s daily COVID-19 case tally tops 70,000 for first time K年1月26日 E1時08分 Japan Times Daily new COVID-19 cases in Japan surged to a new record Wednesday, topping 70,000 as the omicron variant of the virus pushes hospitals and clinics to the breaking point. Tokyo confirmed 14,086 new cases, setting a new record high as the seven-day average …
  • This 'zero waste' Japanese building is made from 700 donated windows K年1月26日 E3時06分 CNN Written by Rebecca Cairns, CNN Contributors Junko Ogura, CNNMayumi Maruyama, CNN Planks of burgundy cedar wood frame 700 mismatched windows, forming a patchwork quilt of glass panes against a backdrop of mountain peaks and rolling groves of evergreens. The …
  • Why are bugs becoming big business in Japan? K年1月25日 E4時30分 Deutsche Welle Japan has a long history of consuming insects. Packets of fried or sugared crickets are still sold to children as snacks in many rural towns. But companies are now developing insect farms on a larger scale, marketing the insects on their high nutritional …
  • Tonga after the volcanic eruption and tsunami: “Like the view of the moon” – panorama K年1月17日 E3時16分 EIN Presswire The massive eruption of the Hongja-Tonga-Hongga-Hapai volcano near the island of Tonga put many Pacific nations on alert over the weekend and caused a tsunami. Tsunami waves were recorded not only in Tonga, but also in New Zealand, Japan and Fiji. Flooding …
  • Tsunami cause no major damage in Japan after Tonga volcano eruption K年1月17日 E1時14分 EIN Presswire Japan saw tsunami waves of about 1 meter high in coastal areas on Sunday but no major damage or flooding after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga led to evacuation orders for nearly 230,000 citizens. Japan's weather agency issued tsunami …
  • Japan sees tsunami but no major damage after Tonga volcano eruption K年1月16日 E10時18分 EIN Presswire Baku, January 16, AZERTAC Japan saw tsunami waves of about 1 meter high in coastal areas on Sunday but no major damage or flooding after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga led to evacuation orders for nearly 230,000 citizens, according to …
  • Japan sees meter-high waves and tsunami warning after massive Tonga eruption K年1月15日 E10時23分 Japan Times Tokyo/Wellington – Japan’s Pacific coast was hit early Sunday by meter-high waves following a massive underwater volcanic eruption in the South Pacific the previous day. Nearly 230,000 residents in Japan were urged to move to high ground due to the …
  • Introducing the Bus-Train, the World’s First Dual-Mode Vehicle K年1月8日 E10時21分 Face of Malawi Japan recently unveiled the world’s first Dual-Mode Vehicle (DMV), a contraption that runs both on roads, like a bus, and on rails, like a train. The unique bus-train hybrid was unveiled last month, in the town of Kaiyo, Japan’s Tokushima Prefecture. The …
  • Can ‘miso drops’ save Japan’s small-scale miso breweries? K年12月29日 E9時37分 Japan Times Alarmed by the gradual disappearance of small-scale miso breweries that have been a key part of Japan’s tradition of fermented foods, an entrepreneur is on a mission to save such enterprises with her “miso drops” — balls of the soybean paste made the old- …
  • Businessinsider.co.za | There's now a (sort of) minibus taxi that can use rail as well as road, in Japan K年12月28日 E9時34分 News24 The dual-mode vehicle (DMV) bus that can run both on conventional road surfaces and a railway track, seen during a test run in Kaiyo Town, Tokushima Prefectue, Japan (Tokushima Prefectural Government/Handout via Reuters) The Japanese town of Kaiyo now …
  • Japan’s best islands to visit, from Okinawa to cat sanctuary Aoshima K年12月28日 E2時04分 KTVZ - Oregon David McElhenney, CNN Perhaps surprisingly, fewer than 10% of the 6,852 islands making up the Japanese archipelago are inhabited. But among those 400 or so, travelers are treated to a rich tapestry of natural treasures, deep-seated mysticism, thriving …
  • Japan gets the world's first operational dual-mode bus and rail vehicle K年12月27日 E9時05分 MENAFN (MENAFN- BreezyScroll) Is it a bus? or is it a train? Well, it's a dual-mode vehicle, it's a railbus. In an amusing invention, Japan has formulated the world's first dual-mode vehicle (DMV), which can run on both roads and rail tracks. On …
  • Bus and train: First 'dual-mode vehicle' begins operating in Japan K年12月26日 E9時43分 Big News Network KAIYO, Japan: A vehicle that is both a city bus and a train made its debut in Japan this week. The DMV, the world's first dual-mode vehicle, will be operated in the town of Kaiyo in Japan's Tokushima prefecture. The DMV 21 carries passengers as a …
  • Dual train-bus vehicle starts commercial operation K年12月26日 E7時59分 Euronews A railway company in western Japan has started commercial operation of what are known as Dual-Mode Vehicles, which run on both tracks and roads. The minibus-modified hybrid transporter started running through rural areas in the Shikoku region on Saturday. …
  • Bus Or Train? World's 1st 'Dual-Mode Vehicle' To Begin Operating In Japan K年12月24日 E10時33分 NDTV "This (DMV) can reach the locals (as a bus), and carry them onto the railway as well," CEO said Tokyo: It's a bus, it's a train, it's a DMV! The world's first dual-mode vehicle, equally at home on road and rail, is set to make its …
  • Pictured: The DMV - Japan's amazing bus that turns into a train K年12月20日 E8時49分 Daily Mail Reinventing the wheel! The amazing Japanese bus... that turns into a train in 15 seconds flat The DMV bus, operated by Asa Seaside Railways, will link the Tokushima and Kochi prefectures in Shikoku To drive on the tracks, the driver activates a ‘mode …
  • Brother of Pearl Harbor POW Tells Tale of Stigma and Resilience K年12月7日 E12時25分 Wall Street Journal TOKUSHIMA, Japan—Nobuo Matsubara still remembers the visit to his home by a naval officer in January 1942. The officer told the family that Nobuo’s older brother, Kazuo, had been killed fighting for Japan in the attack on Pearl Harbor. It wasn’t true. But …
  • Man arrested after shooting at house in Tokushima Prefecture K年12月7日 E9時56分 Japan Today Police in Tokushima City have arrested a 58-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of violating the Sword and Firearm Control Law for possessing a handgun after he fired the weapon at a house. Tadashi Akizuki, who lives in Osaka City, turned himself at a …
  • Tokushima last side to go down after home loss to Hiroshima K年12月5日 E4時39分 Japan Times Tokushima – Tokushima Vortis became the last of four J. League first-division teams to be relegated this season after losing 4-2 to visiting Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the final round of fixtures on Saturday. Tokushima started the day trailing Shimizu S-Pulse …
  • Alex Kerr sounded an alarm 25 years ago. Did Japan listen? K年12月5日 E2時20分 Japan Times Yusuhara, Kochi Prefecture – Perched high up in a settlement above the Kochi Prefecture town of Yusuhara, the Arcadian surroundings couldn’t be more perfect to catch up with author and Japanologist Alex Kerr to discuss the continued relevance of his 1996 …
  • Jakucho Setouchi: Outspoken Buddhist nun who penned hundreds of books K年12月3日 E7時14分 The Independent “The most important thing to write about in novels is love affairs,” Jakucho Setouchi once said. “Corporations and politics – none of that is interesting.” Setouchi, who has died aged 99, was one of Japan’s most popular and prolific novelists, drawing on …
  • Jakucho Setouchi, 99, Dies; Buddhist Priest Wrote of Sex and Love K年11月26日 E5時59分 The New York Times Ms. Setouchi studied Japanese literature at Tokyo Woman’s Christian University and married Yasushi Sakai, who was nine years her senior, in 1943, during World War II. She accompanied him when Japan’s foreign ministry sent him to Beijing, and she gave birth …
  • FC Tokyo’s long-awaited change arrives as Mixi takeover announced K年11月25日 E4時49分 Japan Times The Gasmen are dead — long live the Gamers? Monday’s long-telegraphed announcement that digital media giant Mixi will assume ownership of FC Tokyo through the creation of more than ¥1.1 billion in new shares signaled the start of a new era for a club that …
  • Jakucho Setouchi: A freewheeling nun who bucked conventional norms for women K年11月14日 E12時48分 Japan Times Jakucho Setouchi used to say “To live is to love,” and that is exactly how the Buddhist nun and author lived her life to the fullest before she died last week at age 99. Setouchi, known for her charm and flair for wit, spent the latter half of her life as …
  • Pandemic hits sweet potatoes in Japan; prices rise K年11月12日 E2時54分 Japan Today Autumn is the time in Japan where people young and old enjoy the wholesome taste of a sweet potato. Eaten straight from a stone grill or processed into a Starbucks Frappuccino, they are a hearty treat whose taste embodies the season. However, this year a “ …
  • Novelist and Buddhist nun Jakucho Setouchi dies at 99 K年11月11日 E10時05分 Japan Times Osaka – Jakucho Setouchi, a novelist and Buddhist nun known for depicting the lives and loves of modern women in award-winning novels such as “The End of Summer” and “Ask the Blossoms,” has died of heart failure, her home temple said Thursday. She was 99. …
  • Japan's outspoken nun and author Jakucho Setouchi dies at 99 K年11月11日 E11時44分 SF Gate - California TOKYO (AP) — Jakucho Setouchi, a Buddhist nun and one of Japan's best-known authors known for novels depicting passionate women and her translation of “The Tale of Genji,” a 1,000-year-old classic, into modern language, has died. She was 99.Setouchi …
  • Novelist, Buddhist nun Setouchi dies at 99 K年11月11日 E10時58分 Japan Today Jakucho Setouchi, a Japanese novelist and Buddhist nun known for depicting the lives and loves of modern women in award-winning novels such as "The End of Summer" and "Ask the Blossoms," has died of heart failure, her home temple said …
  • Tokushima Shimbun to Live-stream Awa Odori Dance Tour from November to January K年11月9日 E8時34分 MENAFN (MENAFN- PR Newswire) TOKUSHIMA, Japan, Nov. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Tokushima Shimbun, a publisher of the namesake daily headquartered in Tokushima City, western Japan, will live-stream a "Tsunagu" (connect) tour of the traditional …
  • Japanese Standings K年11月6日 E10時16分 The Bradford Era - Pennsylvania J.League GP W D L GF GA Pts Kawasaki Frontale 34 26 7 1 71 22 85 Yokohama F. Marinos 34 22 6 6 70 32 72 Vissel Kobe 35 19 10 6 58 34 67 Nagoya Grampus 34 18 7 9 39 26 61 Kashima Antlers 34 18 5 11 59 36 59 Urawa Reds 34 17 8 9 43 35 59 Sagan Tosu 34 14 11 …
  • Japanese Results K年11月6日 E10時16分 The Bradford Era - Pennsylvania TOKYO (AP) - Results from Japanese football: Japan J.League Wednesday's Matches Yokohama F. Marinos 0, Gamba Osaka 1 Kawasaki Frontale 1, Urawa Reds 1 Tokushima Vortis 0, Cerezo Osaka 1 Yokohama FC 0, Sagan Tosu 0 FC Tokyo 4, Shimizu S-Pulse 0 …
  • Midland Remembers: The Girlhood of Norma Boeckler, Part I K年11月3日 E11時09分 Midland Daily News - Michigan When 10-year-old Norma Wasmuth was watching the cows in the pasture of the family farm, she never dreamed that one day she would be an artist known all over the world.  A native Midlander, Norma began kindergarten at the age of 4 at the Brooks School. The …
  • Lonely Planet reveals the top 10 regions to visit in 2022 K年11月1日 E8時37分 New York Post Lonely Planet has revealed the top 10 regions to visit in 2022 – and one in the UK makes the top five. Kent’s Heritage Coast took fourth place, only pipped to the post by destinations in Iceland, the US and China. Coming out on top was the Westfjords in …
  • Voter apathy looms over yet another election in Japan K年10月29日 E6時37分 Japan Times Ryutaro Sato won’t be going to the polls on Sunday when Japan holds a general election. In fact, he’s never cast a ballot since reaching voting age five years ago. “It seems pointless,” says the 25-year-old office worker based in Tokyo’s neighboring …
  • Relegation-threatened Sendai earns crucial win over Hiroshima K年10月24日 E3時36分 Japan Times Kunimitsu Sekiguchi struck early and Ryoma Kida added a second in injury time Saturday as demotion-threatened Vegalta Sendai earned a vital 2-0 win over Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the J. League top flight. The three points lifted Makoto Teguramori’s men off …
  • Vissel beats Fukuoka on Douglas’ late winner K年10月17日 E12時29分 Japan Times Kobe – Douglas headed in the 86th-minute winner as Vissel Kobe claimed a hard-fought 1-0 home win over Avispa Fukuoka in the J. League top flight on Saturday, retaining control of the battle for a final top-three spot. Left back Ryo Hatsuse’s cross found …
  • NICHIA Launches High Power 200mW UV-C LED K年10月7日 E3時23分 LEDinside Nichia further demonstrates its commitment in UV-C LED technology with its release of the high output NC4U334BR. Tokushima, Japan — 6 October 2021: NICHIA, the world’s largest LED manufacturer and inventor of the high-brightness blue and white LED, has …
  • BHS alumna makes a name for herself in art world K年10月6日 E2時19分 Brainerd Dispatch - Minnesota Through her hard work and her artistic creativity, she’s known not only in the lakes area nor in the United States, but internationally. Sands, the daughter of Joyce and Dennis Sands of Baxter, is a Minneapolis-based artist focusing on one-of-a-kind works …
  • Japanese Standings K年9月25日 E11時08分 New Castle News - Pennsylvania J.League GP W D L GF GA Pts Kawasaki Frontale 29 22 6 1 63 19 72 Yokohama F. Marinos 29 20 5 4 64 26 65 Vissel Kobe 29 15 9 5 44 26 54 Nagoya Grampus 30 16 6 8 34 23 54 Urawa Reds 30 16 6 8 35 27 54 Sagan Tosu 29 14 9 6 38 23 51 Kashima Antlers 30 15 5 10 …
  • Learn Japanese tradition of indigo dyeing K年9月24日 E4時10分 Inquirer.net The lecture and workshop “Living Color: The Lasting Traditions of Indigo Dyeing” on Oct. 1 and 2 will explore the traditional Japanese practice and its connection to natural dyes in the Philippines. The second installation of The Japan Foundation Manila’s …
  • Power Plant Boiler Market 2021 Top Manufacturers, Industry Share, Regional Investments and Future Trends by 2028 K年9月22日 E5時11分 MarketWatch The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Sep 22, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- Increasing investments in power generation are likely to bode well for the globalpower plant boilermarket, predicts Fortune Business …
  • ACL hopeful Grampus hands F. Marinos damaging defeat K年9月19日 E11時20分 Japan Times Toyota, Aichi Pref. – Shinnosuke Nakatani and Jakub Swierczok continued their goal-scoring form, sending Nagoya Grampus to a 2-1 home win over second-place Yokohama F. Marinos in the J. League first division on Saturday. Poland’s Euro 2020 member Swierczok …
  • FIFA 22: Every club and national team on the new game as African countries omitted K年9月10日 E7時32分 Daily Mirror EA Sports FIFA 22 will boast 17,000+ players across 700+ teams in 100 stadiums and over 30 leagues, however no African countries will be available to use in the new game Video LoadingVideo Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8CancelPlay now Watch the …
  • Road Trip On Kotoku Line - Part 2 K年9月6日 E3時31分 Channel News Asia Our two-day journey of enquiry and discovery on the Kotoku Line in Kagawa and Tokushima prefectures continues. At the end of the first day, we visit the Quataraso Sanuki Tsuda facility attached to the Kuapark Tsuda hotel. It has 13 different types of baths …
  • Road Trip On Kotoku Line - Part 1 K年8月30日 E3時05分 Channel News Asia The next two-day journey of enquiry and discovery takes place on the Kotoku Line, which connects Kagawa Prefecture and Tokushima Prefecture. We will start from Takamatsu Station in Kagawa and travel to the goal of Tokushima Station in Tokushima. The line …
  • Paracosma Recognized as one of the World’s Top 5 AR/VR Solution Providers – 2021 K年8月24日 E4時50分 EIN Presswire SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, August 24, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Paracosma Inc has been recognized as one of the World’s Top 5 AR/VR Solution Providers in 2021 by Insights Success Magazine. The July edition of the magazine …
  • CLAUDIA CONNELL asks whether a trendy Japanese anti-ageing cream is all it's cracked up to be K年8月22日 E11時38分 Daily Mail The aim of good cosmetic work — a shot of Botox, a touch of filler — is not to look stretched, tight and ‘done’, but rather to appear so refreshed that people ask if you’re just back from holiday. Over the past month several people have told me how well I’ …
  • Leo Ceara hat trick lifts Marinos to within four points of J1 lead K年8月22日 E9時32分 Japan Times Yokohama – Leo Ceara bagged a hat trick as Yokohama F. Marinos thumped Vegalta Sendai 5-0 on Saturday in the J. League first division, moving four points behind leader Kawasaki Frontale. Despite seeing manager Ange Postecoglou leave for Celtic to be …
  • ‘Contemporary Japanese Architecture’: Embracing nature and the need for sustainability K年8月21日 E9時12分 Japan Times Taipei, Taiwan – Buildings can be uncanny things. Though given shape by inert materials — concrete, glass, steel, wood — they are much more than the sum of their parts. They have an identity. They are endowed with a past and a personality. In the best of …
  • Tokyo Paralympics likely to be held with no spectators K年8月12日 E8時11分 Japan Times The Tokyo Paralympics are highly likely to have no spectators in principle as the coronavirus continues to rage, especially in the Tokyo metropolitan area, which is still under a COVID-19 state of emergency. While shutting out general spectators, the …
  • Japanese Results K年8月9日 E11時36分 The Herald Standard - Pennyslvania TOKYO (AP) - Results from Japanese football: Japan J.League Tuesday's Match Vegalta Sendai 0, Gamba Osaka 1 Friday's Match Gamba Osaka 2, Yokohama F. Marinos 3 Monday's Matches Consadole Sapporo 2, Urawa Reds 1 Shimizu S-Pulse 2, Yokohama F. …
  • Japanese Standings K年8月9日 E11時36分 The Herald Standard - Pennyslvania J.League GP W D L GF GA Pts Kawasaki Frontale 23 19 4 0 55 15 61 Yokohama F. Marinos 22 15 5 2 44 20 50 Sagan Tosu 23 11 8 4 31 15 41 Vissel Kobe 23 11 8 4 36 23 41 Kashima Antlers 23 11 5 7 37 24 38 Nagoya Grampus 22 11 4 7 23 18 37 FC Tokyo 23 10 5 8 31 …
  • $7.5-B PH-Japan concession projects pushed K年8月5日 E11時13分 Manila Bulletin Five Philippine-Japan Concession projects with estimated investments of $7.5 billion are being pushed for implementation because these are critical for the country’s economic recovery. During a virtual briefing conducted by the Global Trade Venture Co., …
  • Japanese prefectural governors to seek restraint over summer travel K年8月2日 E12時39分 News On Japan The National Governors’ Association on Sunday discussed a proposal for the government to ask the public to avoid summer holiday travel across prefectural borders, including trips to their parents’ homes during the Bon holidays, to help prevent the further …
  • Transfer Talk- Paul Pogba turns down Manchester United's 50m contract offer K年7月27日 E8時41分 Argentina News.Net Euro 2020 and the Copa America are over and the summer transfer window is open, leaving Europe's biggest clubs clear to make a splash in the market. Check out the latest gossip below, and see all official deals here. TOP STORY: Pogba set to leave after …
  • Prefectural governors in Japan call for stable COVID-19 vaccine supplies K年7月12日 E9時44分 Japan Times Prefectural governors are urging the central government to boost supplies of COVID-19 vaccines as a recent supply crunch is forcing some municipalities to suspend vaccinating the younger population, even as the inoculation drive for older people has …
  • Japan prefectural governors call for stable COVID-19 vaccine supplies K年7月11日 E8時06分 Japan Times Prefectural governors urged the central government Sunday to ensure stable supplies of COVID-19 vaccines to prevent another wave of infections. Forty-one governors, meeting by video link, criticized the government over delays in vaccine supplies that …
  • Proportion of female company leaders remains low in Japan K年7月10日 E8時01分 Japan Times The proportion of female company leaders in Japan may have marked a record high in April, a private-sector survey showed Friday, but it still underscored the large gender disparity in the workplace. The share of female company presidents rose 0.1 …
  • Nerves on edge, but Japan set on hosting games K年7月7日 E9時46分 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette TOKYO -- The pressure of hosting an Olympics during a still-active pandemic is beginning to show in Japan. The games begin July 23, with organizers determined they will go on, even with a reduced number of spectators or possibly none at all. While Japan …
  • Virus concerns rise in Japan as Tokyo Olympics are set to begin this month K年7月6日 E11時58分 WVTM 13 NBC Video above: Aerials of Tokyo Olympics venuesThe pressure of hosting an Olympics during a still-active pandemic is beginning to show in Japan.The games begin July 23, with organizers determined they will go on, even with a reduced number of spectators or …
  • Ayub Timbe: Kenya winger benched again as Vissel Kobe beat Avispa Fukuoka K年6月19日 E10時37分 Goal The Harambee Star was an unused substitute as former Barcelona star Andres Iniesta secured a vital win from the penalty spot Kenya international Ayub Timbe was an unused substitute yet again as Vissel Kobe cruised to a 2-1 win against Avispa Fukuoka in a …
  • Saginaw Valley State University's Sivy named Professor of the Year Award K年6月18日 E10時27分 Midland Daily News - Michigan Midland Daily News June 18, 2021Updated: June 18, 2021 5 a.m. Tami Sivy Saginaw Valley State University Professor Tami Sivy has been recognized as one of the state's three recipients of the Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year award, which …
  • Art in Action in Oakland K年6月10日 E10時11分 Rafu Shimpo - California “Benevolent Fox and Cat” by Masako Miki in Oakland Chinatown. The artwork is part of California’s “Your Actions Save Lives” campaign. By GWEN MURANAKA, Rafu Senior Editor Pale raindrops fall on a cat and a fox, wearing pale pink masks, extending their long …
  • Timbe: Vermaelen beats Kenya star to Vissel Kobe monthly award K年6月3日 E5時58分 Goal The winger was nominated for the second time in Japan for the prize but it was the former Gunner who eventually emerged as the winner Ex-Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen beat Kenya international Ayub Timbe to Vissel Kobe's Player of the Month Award …
  • Rural Japanese homes are selling for $500 or less K年5月31日 E11時14分 New York Post Get these $500 fixer-uppers — so long as you can read a Japanese construction manual. Japan is riddled with millions of vacant homes, called akiya, that local governments hope will sell for next to nothing. At last count, Japan’s Housing and Land survey …
  • Ange Postecoglou's most memorable bust-ups with Australian in talks with Celtic over manager role K年5月31日 E2時17分 The Herald (Scotland) Celtic have turned their attention to bringing former Australia manager Ange Postecoglou to Parkhead, after talks with Eddie Howe broke down. Former Bournemouth boss Howe had long been considered the front runner to replace Neil Lennon, who left at the end …
  • Ayub Timbe: Kenya winger nominated for Vissel Kobe award K年5月31日 E11時18分 Goal The 28-year-old has been shortlisted for the fans' award after his double helped Kobe to cruise in the domestic cup Kenya international Ayub Timbe has been nominated for Vissel Kobe’s fans player of the month award for the month of May. The Harambee …
  • Japanese Standings K年5月22日 E9時20分 The Daily Item - Pennsylvania J.League GP W D L GF GA Pts Kawasaki Frontale 17 14 3 0 43 12 45 Nagoya Grampus 17 11 2 4 22 12 35 Sagan Tosu 16 9 4 3 22 7 31 Yokohama F. Marinos 13 8 3 2 28 13 27 Avispa Fukuoka 15 7 4 4 18 16 25 Kashima Antlers 15 7 3 5 26 18 24 Vissel Kobe 14 6 6 2 19 …
  • Japanese Results K年5月22日 E9時20分 The Daily Item - Pennsylvania TOKYO (AP) - Results from Japanese football: Japan J.League Saturday's Matches Shimizu S-Pulse 0, Nagoya Grampus 3 Vegalta Sendai 0, Avispa Fukuoka 1 Kashima Antlers 5, Yokohama F. Marinos 3 Kashiwa Reysol 0, FC Tokyo 4 Oita Trinita 1, Sagan Tosu 1 …
  • State of emergency expanded to Okinawa as calls grow for stronger steps K年5月21日 E8時03分 Japan Times Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced Friday evening that the country’s state of emergency will be expanded to Okinawa, adding one more prefecture to what is a growing list of 10 areas where the order will be in effect. The state of emergency will be in …
  • Ayub Timbe: Kenya winger opens account in Japan as Vissel Kobe thrash Tokushima Vortis K年5月19日 E1時08分 Goal The speedy winger grabbed his first goals for his new side as they recorded an emphatic away win at Pocarisweat Stadium Kenya international Ayub Timbe scored his first two goals for Vissel Kobe as they thrashed Tokushima Vortis 3-0 in a Japanese J1-League …
  • Pressure grows for Japan to call nationwide state of emergency K年5月18日 E5時31分 Japan Times With various coronavirus countermeasures active in nearly half the country, the looming possibility that the state of emergency will be expanded nationwide — and doubts over the efficacy of such a move — weigh heavily on Japan. After case numbers began to …
  • J. League offers assistance for country’s mass vaccination efforts K年5月15日 E12時55分 Japan Times The J. League will offer logistical and promotional support toward Japan’s lagging COVID-19 vaccination efforts, with at least three of its clubs’ home stadiums set to be used as mass inoculation sites later this year. League officials said Friday that …
  • Japan expands and extends emergency measures as cases rise across the nation K年5月14日 E1時54分 Japan Times As the fourth wave of COVID-19 spreads beyond Japan’s largest cities, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced Friday evening the state of emergency will be expanded to Hokkaido, Okayama and Hiroshima prefectures effective Sunday through the end of May. …
  • Japanese Results K年5月8日 E12時02分 WFMZ - Pennsylvania TOKYO (AP) - Results from Japanese football: Japan J.League Saturday's Matches Avispa Fukuoka 2, Urawa Reds 0 FC Tokyo 0, Yokohama F. Marinos 3 Vegalta Sendai 1, Kashiwa Reysol 0 Vissel Kobe 3, Sanfrecce Hiroshima 0 Sagan Tosu 2, Tokushima Vortis 0 …
  • Japanese Standings K年5月8日 E12時02分 WFMZ - Pennsylvania J.League GP W D L GF GA Pts Kawasaki Frontale 15 13 2 0 39 10 41 Nagoya Grampus 15 10 2 3 19 10 32 Sagan Tosu 14 8 3 3 19 5 27 Yokohama F. Marinos 11 7 3 1 23 8 24 Vissel Kobe 12 6 5 1 18 10 23 Cerezo Osaka 14 6 3 5 19 15 21 Avispa Fukuoka 13 5 4 4 16 16 …
  • Japan set to extend coronavirus emergency, possibly until end of May K年5月6日 E11時14分 Japan Times With no signs of a decline in new COVID-19 cases in hard-hit areas, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said Thursday that the state of emergency — now in effect in Tokyo, Osaka, Hyogo and Kyoto prefectures — will be extended, with the capital's governor …
  • Nichia setting up miniLED chip production capacity K年5月6日 E9時17分 DigiTimes Nichia, with investment of JPY60 billion (US$549 million), is setting up dedicated production capacity for miniLED chips for backlighting applications in Tokushima Prefecture, Japan, with completion scheduled for July 2021 and production to kick off at the …
  • Emergency in Tokyo and Kansai set to be extended by up to a month K年5月6日 E5時49分 Japan Times The government plans to extend its third state of emergency over the novel coronavirus, which covers Tokyo and three western prefectures, beyond the currently scheduled expiration on Tuesday. A decision on the extension of the virus emergency in the …
  • "Balanced Japanese diet" helps reduce COVID-19 risk K年5月5日 E10時27分 News On Japan There are concerns over the link between obesity and the severity of COVID-19 infections, with Fukushima Prefecture having 4th highest incidence of metabolic syndrome in Japan. Professor Toru Sakai of Tokushima University Graduate School believes there is …
  • Ayub Timbe: Playing alongside Iniesta not difficult at Vissel Kobe K年5月5日 E5時04分 Goal The Harambee Stars winger reveals his combination with the former Barcelona star will get better with more matches Kenya winger has praised the combination of Andres Iniesta after he played his first 90 minutes for Vissel Kobe against FC Tokyo in a …
  • Likelihood of extended state of emergency grows as Suga meets with key Cabinet members K年5月5日 E11時03分 Japan Times With no signs of a decline of new COVID-19 cases in hard-hit areas, the prospect of a state of emergency extension grew Wednesday as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga met with Cabinet ministers to determine a path forward. Suga met with health minister …
  • Tokyo reports 708 new coronavirus cases; 847 in Osaka K年5月3日 E2時48分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Monday reported 708 new coronavirus cases, down 171 from Sunday. Osaka recorded 847 cases. In Tokyo, people in their 20s (182 cases), their 40s (137) and their 30s (131) accounted for the highest numbers, while 91 cases …
  • The Mother-Daughter Duos Behind Pacific Mercantile and Truong An Gifts - 5280 - The Denver Magazine K年5月1日 E2時01分 Colorado State News The two long-standing family enterprises are at the heart of Denver’s hubs for Asian American culture, community, and commerce. Patricia Kaowthumrong •  5280 May 2021 On a frigid Monday morning in late December, Jolie Noguchi leads me through Pacific …
  • Ayub Timbe: Kenya forward nominated for Vissel Kobe's April award K年4月30日 E5時41分 Goal The Kenya international provided an assist when they played and drew against Kashiwa Antlers on April 24 Kenya international winger Ayub Timbe has been nominated for Vissel Kobe's player of the month of April award. Timbe will square it out with Sergi …
  • Tokyo reports 1,027 new coronavirus cases; Osaka 1,171 K年4月29日 E1時04分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Thursday reported 1,027 new coronavirus cases, the result of 12,533 tests conducted on April 26. The number is up 102 from Wednesday and is the first time the figure for the capital has surpassed 1,000 since Jan 28. …
  • Most Played Sports In Japan K年4月28日 E7時07分 Canyon News - California UNITED STATES—People in Japan have plenty of Sports and were excellent in most of them throughout history. Moreover, Japanese people have their own traditional sports such as Sumo, Kendo, Judo, Yabusame, Aikido, Laido, Kemari, Kenjutsu, Kyūdō, Naginata, …
  • Tokyo reports 635 coronavirus cases; 1,050 in Osaka K年4月25日 E11時06分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Sunday reported 635 new coronavirus cases, down 241 from Saturday. In Osaka, the number of cases was 1,050, continuing a slight downward trend for the last three days. In Tokyo, people in their 20s (182 cases) and their …
  • Marinos thrash Yokohama FC in derby to extend unbeaten run K年4月25日 E7時41分 Japan Times Yokohama F. Marinos extended their unbeaten run to nine games by hammering Yokohama FC 5-0 at home in Saturday’s J. League first-division Yokohama derby. Marinos, whose only loss this year came on their first day of the season to reigning champion Kawasaki …
  • Ayub Timbe: Kenya winger with assist in Vissel Kobe draw vs Kashiwa Antlers K年4月24日 E12時48分 Goal The speedy Harambee Stars winger picked up an assist as his side battled to a 1-1 draw in the away match at Kashima Stadium Kenya international Ayub Timbe made his full debut for new club Vissel Kobe as they battled to a 1-1 draw against Kashiwa Antlers in …
  • Tokyo reports 876 coronavirus cases; 1,097 in Osaka K年4月24日 E12時43分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Saturday reported 876 new coronavirus cases, up 117 from Friday. The number is the result of 8,688 tests conducted on April 23. Osaka Prefecture topped the nation again, with 1,097 cases. The prefecture reported 16 …
  • Tokyo reports 861 coronavirus cases; 1,167 in Osaka K年4月22日 E12時30分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Thursday reported 861 new cases of the coronavirus, up 18 from Wednesday. The number is the result of 11,894 tests. Osaka Prefecture once again topped the nation's tally with 1,167 cases, In Tokyo, by age group, …
  • Japan mulls another Covid-19 State of Emergency K年4月21日 E3時49分 Modern Tokyo Times Japan mulls another Covid-19 related State of Emergency Kanako Mita and Sawako Utsumi Modern Tokyo Times Another recent coronavirus (Covid-19) upsurge in parts of the country is happening again in Japan. Indeed, it seems like an endless situation whereby …
  • Japan’s local governments work to avoid wasting COVID-19 vaccine doses K年4月21日 E12時13分 Japan Times Local governments across the nation are making efforts not to waste COVID-19 vaccine, after it emerged some leftover doses had been discarded since vaccinations for older people began a week ago. Some municipalities have made their own rules so that …
  • Strata boosts PPE supply chain between UAE and Japan K年4月19日 E7時29分 Arabian Aerospace in General Aviation Posted 19 April 2021 · Add Comment Strata Manufacturing (Strata) has strengthened global distribution of its ‘Made with Pride in the UAE’ line of personal protective equipment (PPE) products after agreeing a landmark MoU with the …
  • Strata boosts PPE supply chain between UAE and Japan with MoU K年4月19日 E7時08分 Trade Arabia Strata Manufacturing, the advanced manufacturing company wholly-owned by Mubadala Investment Company has agreed to supply essential personal protective equipment (PPE) to Japanese administrative jurisdiction of Tokushima Prefecture after signing a landmark …
  • Tokyo reports 405 coronavirus cases; 719 in Osaka K年4月19日 E5時22分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Monday reported 405 new cases of the coronavirus, down 138 from Sunday. Osaka Prefecture again topped the nation with 719 cases, dropping below 1,000 for the first time since April 12. In Tokyo, the number (213 men and …
  • Yokohama FC and Vegalta share spoils to remain winless in J1 K年4月18日 E10時53分 Japan Times Yokohama FC and Vegalta Sendai played out a 2-2 draw on Saturday in the J. League top flight as the two teams without a win this term remained at the foot of the table. Visiting Vegalta would be more pleased with the result after coming back from two goals …
  • Tokyo reports 759 coronavirus cases; 1,161 in Osaka K年4月17日 E4時09分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Saturday reported 759 new cases of the coronavirus, up 92 from Friday. Osaka once again topped the nation's count, with 1,161, surpassing 1,000 for the 5th consecutive day. In Tokyo, the number (434 men and 325 …
  • Isamu Akasaki, 92, Dies; Nobel Winner Lit Up the World With LEDs K年4月6日 E9時39分 The New York Times Isamu Akasaki, a Japanese physicist who helped develop blue light-emitting diodes, a breakthrough in the development of LEDs that earned him a Nobel Prize and transformed the way the world is illuminated, died on Thursday in a hospital in Nagoya, Japan. He …
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