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Japan IPO Cancellations Hit Record This Month On Coronavirus

Japan IPO Cancellations Hit Record This Month On Coronavirus (仕事)
ECONOMICS TIMES
 
Investors who had planned to buy new offerings might opt for existing start-up shares instead.
TOKYO: Fourteen Japanese companies have scrapped plans for initial public offerings ...

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Tokyo Olympics Won’t Provide Much Economic Growth For Japan

Tokyo Olympics Won’t Provide Much Economic Growth For Japan (仕事)
AP NEWS
 
TOKYO (AP) — IOC member John Coates, who oversees planning for next year’s Tokyo Olympics, has claimed the postponed games could help “kick start” Japan’s economy.
Japan has been devastat...

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Abe Asks Companies To Reduce Workers Going To Offices By 70%

Abe Asks Companies To Reduce Workers Going To Offices By 70% (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
 
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe instructed relevant ministries and agencies to ask all businesses in seven prefectures where a state of emergency has been declared, including Tokyo, to...

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Niku Sushi in Sangenjaya

Niku Sushi in Sangenjaya (観光)
JAPAN TRAVEL
 
If there's one thing I love more than chocolate, it's meat. It was thus with watering mouth that I ventured to my first ever sampling of meat sushi. That's right, MEAT SUSHI! Oh prai...

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Cycle Rural Japan

Cycle Rural Japan (観光)
JAPAN TRAVEL
Cycling, Hiking And Sightseeing In Breathtaking Tottori
10 days - Tottori, Shimane
Highlights Cycle on small and picturesque roads along the stunning Sea of Japan CoastCycling, hiking ...

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Magical Yokai From Edo Period With Powers Against Sickness Makes Appearance As Cute Doughnut

Magical Yokai From Edo Period With Powers Against Sickness Makes Appearance As Cute Doughnut (ニュース)
SORA NEWS
 
In these trying times, no one can be blamed for trying to get as much help as possible to keep safe from coronavirus, even if it’s from a mythical yokai.
Since last month, numerous imag...

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Japan Virus Deaths Could Top 420,000 Without Social Distancing, Panel Says

Japan Virus Deaths Could Top 420,000 Without Social Distancing, Panel Says (ニュース)
JAPAN TIMES
 
The government task force that is tracking group infections of the coronavirus stressed the need Wednesday to reduce human-to-human contact to contain the epidemic, saying 420,000 peo...

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Otetepon Push Stamp For Washing Hands, A Fun Way To Teach Kids About Hygiene

Otetepon Push Stamp For Washing Hands, A Fun Way To Teach Kids About Hygiene (ニュース)
JAPAN TRENDS
 
Raise your (thoroughly washed) hand if you have recently been chasing your kids around and screaming the words, “Wash your hands!” on a daily basis.
You’ve probably heard it said cou...

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Parties Go Online In Japan As Coronavirus Forces People To Stay At Home

Parties Go Online In Japan As Coronavirus Forces People To Stay At Home (ニュース)
THE MAINICHI
 
TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Drinking parties are increasingly being held online in Japan as more people stay home in self-isolation to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus and pubs opera...

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Japan Population Drops At Record Pace In 2019

Japan Population Drops At Record Pace In 2019 (ニュース)
KYODO NEWS
 
Japan's population shrank at its fastest pace ever in 2019, with the number of people of working age dropping to a new low, government data showed Tuesday, reflecting the rapid aging o...

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Osaka, Fukuoka, Chiba Make Requests For Businesses To Close Amid Emergency

Osaka, Fukuoka, Chiba Make Requests For Businesses To Close Amid Emergency (仕事)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
Business suspension requests took effect Tuesday in Chiba, Osaka and Fukuoka prefectures as measures against the spread of the new coronavirus.
The requests apply to commercial fac...

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Japan Stocks Jump More Than 3%; China’s Dollar-Denominated Exports Fall Less Than Expected

Japan Stocks Jump More Than 3%; China’s Dollar-Denominated Exports Fall Less Than Expected (仕事)
CNBC
 
Key PointsStocks in Asia rose on Tuesday.Shares of Japanese conglomerate Softbank Group recovered from an earlier drop to to close 5.24% higher.China’s dollar-denominated exports declined 6....

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Kumamoto Marks 4th Anniversary Of Deadly Quakes

Kumamoto Marks 4th Anniversary Of Deadly Quakes (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
KUMAMOTO - The southwestern Japanese prefecture of Kumamoto on Tuesday marked the fourth anniversary of a pair of massive earthquakes that killed 275 people with a scaled-down ceremon...

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Coronavirus Outbreak Another Setback For Typhoon-Hit Areas In Japan

Coronavirus Outbreak Another Setback For Typhoon-Hit Areas In Japan (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
The ongoing outbreak of the new coronavirus has dealt an additional blow to areas in eastern Japan that were devastated by Typhoon No. 19 last October.
Half a year has passed since...

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Japan Govt. Posts Data On People's Movements

Japan Govt. Posts Data On People's Movements (ニュース)
NHK WORLD
 
The Japanese government has begun posting data on people's movements to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, based on location information from mobile phones.
It's part of the governm...

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