Aug 18, 2013
Japan's crude import cuts to intensify Mideast contest for China
Japanese oil refiners will cut their capacity to the lowest in four decades next year to meet a government deadline, slashing the country's Middle East imports and tightening regional fuel supplies.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Entertainer Kelle Jolly ushers in joy and watches it grow
The News Sentinel continues its monthly series of question-and-answer sessions with area artists.
Nikkei Net Interactive
Japan Steel Works Plans Furloughs At Reactor Parts Plant
Japan Steel Works Ltd. will put some employees of a Hokkaido plant on shortened work schedules from May to October amid a dearth of orders for nuclear power plant components.
The Japan Times
'Natch' gets ghostly on stage
"If I thought too much about my future plans, I would kind of get stuck," says Natsumi Abe.