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  1. Japan labour demand strengthens positive sign for spendingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Japan Herald

    Pedestrians walk at a scramble crossing at Shibuya shopping district in Tokyo in this Feb 28, 2014 file photograph.

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  2. US Visitors to Japan Marked the Record High in the First Half of 2014Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    JNTO's monthly statistics announced on July 23 that the number of US travelers to Japan in June was 87,900, which is the highest monthly number ever recorded.

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  3. United to cancel 3 Japan servicesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    United Airlines later this year will cancel twice-weekly service between Guam and the Japanese cities of Niigata and Hiroshima.

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  4. Sunday Train: HSR from Houston to Dallas one step closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    The Texas Department of Transport and Federal Railway Authority announced in June that they were beginning an Environmental Impact Study for the proposed private Texas Central Railways High Speed Rail corridor between Houston and Dallas.

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  5. Japan Likely to Adopt a Tourist-First Model for Its CasinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Skift

    Japanese citizens, like Singaporeans, may have to pay to get in while foreigners can enter for free when casinos open their doors for business in Japan, according to reports in a leading business daily.

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  6. Reds held but still top at J-League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Suria

    Urawa Reds conceded their first goal in eight games in a 1-1 home draw with Kashima Antlers on Sunday but sit two points clear at the top of the J-League table at the midpoint of the season.

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  7. Retreat to a ryokanRead the original story

    Saturday | The Straits Times

    The sitting area in the room at Beniya Mukayu looks out on a tranquil scene of green and a communal onsen in the ryokan.

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  8. Tokyo rejects U.N. call to take blame for 'comfort women'Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Japan Times

    South Koreans gather in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Wednesday to protest Tokyo's position on the sexual slavery in engaged in before and during World War II during a meeting of top diplomats from the two countries.

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  9. Scouts Mark Year To Go Until Japan TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Wrexham.com News

    Distressed little boy has lost him. Please find him...he is called monkey!! 30 Scouts from North Wales will be boarding their plane for Japan in 12 months time to attend the 23rd World Scout Jamboree.

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  10. A closer look at the Supreme Court's welfare benefits rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Japan Times

    Opinions are divided over how the Supreme Court ruling last week declaring permanent foreign residents of Japan ineligible for welfare payments will affect the foreign communities in Japan.

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  11. Park meets with Masuzoe, urges Japan to solve 'comfort women' issueRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Japan Times

    President Park Geun-hye told visiting Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe on Friday that she wants the Japanese government to resolve the issue of the so-called comfort women, mainly Asians, who were forced to provide sex for Japanese troops before and during World War II.

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  12. SEOUL: S. Korean president, Tokyo gov talk to improve relationshipRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Asia News Network

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye called for efforts by Japan to resolve the so-called comfort women issue during talks with visiting Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe at the Blue House on Friday.

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  13. Japan eyes opening 3 casinos by 2020Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Nikkei Net Interactive

    Foreigners visiting Japan for the next Tokyo Olympics may be able to try their hand at a different sort of game: casino gambling.

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  14. SoundForge, Inc: Effects Pedal Audio Preview Site 'Pedalforge.com' to Launch on August 1stRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Business Wire

    SoundForge, Inc , known for developing services based on the concept of merging IT with music equipment, announces the launch of Pedalforge.com , an audio preview site for music equipment.

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  15. Japan rejects UN watchdog's call on 'comfort women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Japan on Friday rejected a call by a UN watchdog to accept full blame for pressing Asian women into wartime sexual slavery in military brothels, saying it was not obligated to do so.

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  16. South Korea leader Park meets Tokyo governor amid diplomatic riftRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Straits Times

    South Korean President Park Geun Hye held a rare meeting with a Japanese politician Friday as she received visiting Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe despite a virtual freeze in diplomatic ties.

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  17. S Korea's president meets Tokyo governor in Seoul amid diplomatic riftRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | South China Morning Post

    South Korea's President Park Guen-hye met Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe at the Blue House in Seoul on Friday and Park lost wasted no time in raising the issue of wartime comfort women Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe shakes hands with South Korea's President Park Geun-hye at the presidential Blue House in Seoul on Friday.

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  18. Exploring Japan's Toei Kyoto Studio ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | CNN

    A fearsome group of Super Sentai in the Toei Kyoto Studio Park Anime Museum. The U.S. TV series "Power Rangers" was based on Japan's "Super Sentai" show.

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  19. UN watchdog urges Japan to accept blame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Suria

    The United Nations has called on Japan to accept full blame for pressing women from Korea and other Asian nations into sexual slavery during World War II.

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  20. Lunch with Lydia: Italian architect Piero Lissoni transforming Miami...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Miami Herald

    Piero Lissoni, the Italian architect charged with reimagining the clunky carcass of the old Miami Heart Institute into luxury condos worthy of the moneyed set, has just landed from Milan to check on the project's progress.

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