Koenji: A Guide To Tokyo’s Retro Hub

Initially a sleepy farming settlement on the Ome-kaido Highway, Koenji saw an influx of small merchants and laborers displaced from downtown Tokyo by the destruction caused by the Great Kanto Earthquake ... when the Japanese PSE law went into effect ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Rotor issue caused US helicopter emergency landing...
views 212
Japan's southern Okinawa islands, Sunday, Jan. 7, ...
Magnitude 5.3 Earthquake Rocks Japan’s North...
views 69
TOKYO (Sputnik) - A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struc...
Japan to donate $40m to ADB infrastructure fund
views 306
YOKOHAMA, Japan -- Japan will donate a total of $4...
Asia Stocks Diverge as China Rallies, Japan Slumps...
views 33
The yen, seen as a haven trade, slipped after it w...
Japan’s opposition races to assemble slates ...
views 232
Key points of contention include a planned consump...
Cameco Corp.: Will This Company Ever Rebound?
views 315
Takahama 3 and 4 reactors should come online after...
Tokyo 2020 seen having $284 bn economic impact
views 294
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are expected to give an ov...
Flood and quake knock down Japan’s economy t...
views 48
TOKYO -- The earthquake and typhoons that struck J...
Japanese man arrested for caging disabled son for ...
views 129
Japanese media said the son was caged for more tha...
Yokohama union workers to rally as contract talks ...
views 78
Union workers at Yokohama Tire in Salem will hold ...

Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara, Longevity Expert, Dies at (or Lives to) 105

He was taken hostage in 1970 when Japanese Red Army terrorists hijacked a commercial ... equipped his hospital the year before to handle mass casualties like an earthquake. He also wrote a musical for children when he was 88 and a best-selling book when ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

JAPAN INVESTMENTS, LLC v. TOKYO KYODO ACCOUNTING O...
views 28
According to Appellants, on February 5, 2014, Resp...
A ‘ghost ship’ containing the skeleton...
views 187
Map showing the proximity between Akita prefecture...
Toshiba will do utmost to avoid Tokyo delisting &#...
views 329
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp will make e...
Hard Rock resort coming to Hokkaido, Japan
views 28
which will serve as the property signpost. Drawing...
Japan logs surprise trade deficit in May as energy...
views 305
Japan unexpectedly slumped back into a trade defic...
Japan cryptocurrency exchange loses $657 million i...
views 201
TOKYO -- Japanese media say an exchange has lost 5...
Japan has so many vacant homes it’s giving them aw...
views 26
... take care of the property anymore or do not wa...
Nikkei ends higher; eyes on global trade, BOJ meet...
views 86
The benchmark Nikkei share average hit a one-week ...
Asian stocks tick up as Wall Street steadies
views 277
TOKYO - Shares were modestly higher Thursday in As...
Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits central Japan, no ts...
views 180
TOKYO (Reuters) - A magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit c...

Melted Nuclear Fuel Found Below Fukushima by Underwater Robot

Recently, however, the Japanese have built a small underwater robot ... questions about what happened to Reactor #3’s fuel supply in the hours following the earthquake and tsunami that struck the plant on March 11, 2011. Previous attempts to see into ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Japanese start-up Mercari’s IPO to mint a ne...
views 107
Japanese online marketplace Mercari priced its ini...
Japan, Qatar start Asian Cup runs with narrow wins
views 21
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Qatar and ...
Artists address pressing social issues at Yokohama...
views 234
Indonesian artist Joko Avianto is no stranger to i...
Japan forced to confront resistance to immigration...
views 36
Japan's ageing population is facing a dire labour ...
Osaka not thinking too far ahead in Melbourne
views 35
Asked about her expectations, Osaka said it was be...
Nikkei dragged to 3-month low by weaker Wall St, s...
views 225
TOKYO, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share ave...
Japan’s Dec machinery orders fall at fastest...
views 175
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s core machinery orders tu...
Trump and Kim Jong Un’s planned meeting draw...
views 250
while also emphasizing that “Japan and the U.S. ha...
China Eastern adds Dalian – Osaka in W17
views 204
China Eastern later this month plans to offer serv...
A foodie tour of Osaka, Japan
views 77
Sky news - 20:16 PM GMT September 21, 2018 Pliskov...

Matsuya Kanda – 130+ year old soba shop in Tokyo

Matsuya Kanda resides in a traditional Japanese building designed in the Taisho architectural style. A great earthquake destroyed the original building, so a new one was built in 1924 and has survived to this day. The interior is timeless, consisting of ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Iconic Anchor Brewing sold to Sapporo: report
views 242
San Francisco’s iconic the century-old craft brewi...
Lost and found: Japan tags dementia sufferers with...
views 254
A Japanese city has introduced a novel way to keep...
Nikkei ends at 1-month low on worries about Turkis...
views 114
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The Nikkei index ended at a one-m...
Japan bank consortium plans blockchain payments pu...
views 322
A consortium of Japanese banks is planning to use ...
Nikkei surges to highest level in 26 years on firs...
views 157
The Nikkei index opened the day at 23,073.73 ... D...
Microsoft to bring enterprise cloud services to Ja...
views 286
TOKYO -- Microsoft Japan will launch a large-scale...
Magnitude 5.1 earthquake hits Japan, no tsunami
views 113
TOKYO (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary...
Funding for Great East Japan Earthquake survivors&...
views 256
Six years after the Great East Japan Earthquake, f...
Horror as Tokyo police find 9 bodies hidden in apa...
views 315
southwest of Tokyo, Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. A poli...
Earthquake warning system will come with some fals...
views 71
"The last thing we want is to have people lose fai...

Leonardo Inaugurates its New Airborne Systems Facility in L’Aquila, Making the Abruzzo Region A Hub for Leonardo’s High-tech Production

Built to high standards that include earthquake resistant construction ... having secured significant contracts in countries including Italy, the UK, Sweden and Japan. Market prospects are strong, as by 2020 all NATO nations will be required to upgrade ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Some U.S. businesses urge caution in China intelle...
views 218
Others noted the recent creation on a pilot basis ...
Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 15 km NE of Namie, Japan
views 210
A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was ...
North Korea’s neighbours resigned to missile...
views 216
Attitudes in Japan, South Korea and China toward t...
Japan's February exports up, driven by autos
views 252
TOKYO • Japan's exports grew the most in more than...
Tokyo Restaurant Property in Cambridge May Be Torn...
views 326
It looks like the site of a long-closed restaurant...
Nikkei falls on disappointing profit outlooks; BOJ...
views 226
Inpex Corp dropped 1.4 percent, Japan Petroleum Ex...
Bank of Japan Should Focus on Equities and Banks, ...
views 166
India Can No Longer Spend Its Way To Higher Growth...
Osaka venture’s warranty app expands to cars, hous...
views 390
The Osaka-based venture behind a smartphone app th...
Nikkei gains on strong data; Markets in Europe clo...
views 267
S&P 500 futures were also up 0.1 percent to 2,383....
Japan effectively bans China’s Huawei and ZTE from...
views 34
Japan’s government guidelines are designed to prev...

Clock ticking on 2020 Games as Tokyo marks 3 years until start

Japan marks three years to go until Tokyo 2020 Olympics Japan also observed a national exercise to encourage tens of thousands of commuters to work from home, in a bid to ease rail and road congestion before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and reform the country's ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

You can now claim damages if Japanese knotweed enc...
views 93
Landowners will be able to claim damages if the "p...
Osaka Exchange: Partial Revisions To The Business ...
views 281
Osaka Exchange, Inc. (OSE) will partially revise t...
Uber and Airbus Enlist in Japan’s Flying-Car Plan...
views 138
Japan is making a push to develop flying cars ... ...
Japan, India to ink controversial nuclear deal
views 262
Japan and India are set to sign a controversial ci...
Japanese banks unite on QR code payment service
views 38
TOKYO -- Banks and regional financial institutions...
Naomi Osaka is reportedly set to sign Adidas’...
views 51
Naomi Osaka is reportedly set to sign the biggest ...
Ginza, Tokyo’s Best Hidden Spots
views 34
Haiku sushi bars, hole-in-the-wall green tea cockt...
AirAsia X Could Swap 66-Jet Airbus A330Neo Order t...
views 230
AirAsia X is also exploring the business case for ...
Japanese MegaBanks Partner Bitcoin Exchange, Pilot...
views 267
Three of the biggest banking corporations in Japan...
Japan February exports seen rising at fastest pace...
views 290
The finance ministry will release the trade data a...

Tokyo futures fall on position adjustments

TOKYO, July 26 (Reuters) - Benchmark TOCOM rubber futures fell in thin trade on Wednesday, despite an overnight rally in oil prices, as investors were adjusting their positions after the new January contract started trading earlier in the session ... ( read original story ...)

Related Post

Japan bank CEO quits over claims of $2.2 billion i...
views 221
TOKYO: The head of a government-backed Japanese ba...
Japan’s big banks plan digital currency launch
views 209
A consortium of banks, led by Mizuho Financial Gro...
Man nabbed in Hiroshima may be radical leftist on ...
views 246
OSAKA – A man arrested last week in Osaka for alle...
As China cracks down, Japan is fast becoming the p...
views 258
Japan's stance is in stark contrast to China ... S...
Japan says no barriers to auto imports after U.S. ...
views 293
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan on Friday rejected U.S. de...
Tokyo governor takes on old-boy network
views 407
TOKYO: Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike (pic) is challe...
Tokyo 2020: Extreme weather worries officials
views 42
Sports News, International, (Tokyo), November 29:-...
Japanese WWII straggler hid in Guam’s jungle...
views 269
Kazuo Hoshi, 87, trekked with researchers searchin...
Tokyo Motor Show 2017: Overview
views 242
For its latest and 45th edition, the Tokyo Motor S...
Elements of sleeper train revived as Tokyo hostel
views 303
Restrooms, shower rooms and a kitchen are shared. ...