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Local news for Fukuoka, Japan continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Saturday Apr 12 | The Japan Times

Hitoyoshi: Kyushu's 'little Kyoto'

There are 24 tunnels on the expressway between Kumamoto and Hitoyoshi, 23 more than my claustrophobic mother is comfortable with.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Japan mega banks must help regional peers lend abroad: new banking head

Japan's biggest banks must do more to involve smaller peers when seeking partners to finance overseas projects, to support a regional banking sector facing an uncertain future without a wider pool of borrowers, Japan's new banking head said.

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EurekAlert!

Comparison of drug-releasing stents show similar safety outcomes after 2 years

A comparison of the safety of biodegradable polymer biolimus-eluting stents vs durable polymer everolimus-eluting stents finds similar outcomes for measures including death and heart attack after two years, according to a JAMA study released online to coincide with presentation at the 2014 American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Japan Times

The sounds of everyday Japanese life

Living in Japan can be quite a noisy experience. Even in my quiet little neighborhood, rarely a day passes without a great variety of sounds being heard.

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Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, World News, Japan

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Circulation

Smartphone-Assisted Prehospital Medical Information System for...

Correspondence to Koji Iihara, MD, PhD, Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, 812-8582, Japan.

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Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, Health, World News, Japan

Thu Mar 20, 2014

The Straits Times

Ascott Reit buys rental housing property in Japanese city of Fukuoka for $78.4m

CapitaLand's serviced residence unit Ascott Residence Trust has bought a rental housing property in Fukuoka, Japan for 6.3 billion .

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