Japanese students on cultural exchange trip
Update: 6:30PM STUDENTS from secondary and primary schools in Fukuoka, Japan who are here on a week-long home stay cultural exchange program were today welcomed at the Suva Vocational Centre.
Minot Daily News
Harvey Demke was born Feb. 26, 1927, on a farm northeast of Goodrich, a son of Fred Demke and Natalia Demke.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Incidence and Outcome of Surgical Procedures After Coronary Artery...
From the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Hypertension , and Cardiovascular and Gastoroenterological Surgery, Advanced Therapeutics Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders , Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine , and Department of Cardiovascular ... (more)
Christian Science Monitor
As maritime disputes simmer, Vietnam counts cost of anti-China riots
After anti-Chinese rioters attacked his auto-parts factory in May, Lee Wang-chung and his family had to leave town in a hurry.
Yaskawa Motoman Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Built on the values of customer satisfaction, delivering innovative automation solutions, and being a strong supplier, Yaskawa Motoman has grown into a leading robotics company in the Americas since 1989.
"Marukyo Corporation - Company Capsule" is now available at Fast Market Research
Canadean's "Marukyo Corporation - Company Capsule" contains in depth information and data about the company and its operations.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
How Lady Gaga Finally Delighted Nationalists in Japan
Last week, Lady Gaga wandered around Tokyo. Her outfit made some people on the Japanese internet upset .
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Companies should use ethnic diversity
New Zealand companies need to diversify their boards and executive management to take advantage of Asian New Zealanders who can bridge the gap culturally to new Asian markets.
Thanh Nein News
Modi inducts largest destroyer as he seeks China counter
The national flags of India, from left, Japan and the U.S. stand on Indian Navy ship "Shivalik" ahead of the three nations' joint naval exercises at the U.S. Fleet Activities Sasebo in Sasebo, Nagasaki, on July 24th, 2014.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
World briefs: Pope deplores materialism
Pope Francis called Friday for Catholics to combat the allure of materialism, an appeal that might be a hard sell in South Korea, a newly rich and hyper-competitive country.
Northwest Asian Weekly
Get out and breathe
My life has been a little lonely. Ever since I first put on a climbing harness, stepped into snow skis, got my first skateboard kickflip, or even my first whitewater combat roll, I've always been a little alone.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Honolulu Advertiser
Pope makes tough sell on materialism in S. Korea
DAEJEON, South Korea>> Pope Francis urged Catholic youth on Friday to renounce the materialism that afflicts much of Asian society today and reject "inhuman" economic systems that disenfranchise the poor, pressing his economic agenda in one of the region's powerhouses where financial gain is a key barometer of success.
Reporting for duty: Mobilea s new public safety director
The city of Mobile now has a new executive director of public safety. It's a position that has not been held in nearly nine years.
Liberia: Japan Donates Nine Utility Trucks to LEC
Nine utility and maintenance trucks valued at over half a million United States dollars have been turned over to the management of the Liberia Electricity Corporation, LEC by the Government of Japan to enhance its work.
Japan Visitor Blog
Business Hotel Chidori Shimabara
There is an interesting museum to the event and nearby are a series of houses buried under ash and debris.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Plasma Levels of Nitric Oxide Metabolites Are Markedly Reduced in...
From the Department of Emergency Medicine , Second Department of Internal Medicine , and Department of Public Health , School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan; Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan ; and Laboratory of Clinical ... (more)
Bataan Death March survivor dies in Wyoming
Bill White, a Powell resident who survived the Bataan Death March in the Philippines during World War II, has died.
Why Lady Gaga's Outfit Upsets Some People in Japan
Lady Gaga is in Tokyo. According to her, it's her "favorite place." Too bad she's just pissed off some folks online in Japan.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Japan's economy shrinks 1.7% in...
Japan's economy shrank by 1.7 percent in the three months to June, underscoring the impact of a sales tax hike as consumption and housing investment dropped sharply, government data showed Wednesday.