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Tax official made 200 million yen selling used cars while on leave

Asahi News 27 Apr 2024
He faced a one month suspension from work as a result, but chose to resign, the Sendai Regional Taxation Bureau said. The man in his 20s worked in the Fukushima Prefecture office and was off on ...

Bullet train services halted in parts of eastern Japan

Kyodo 02 Apr 2024
People stand in line at a ticket office at JR Fukushima Station on April 2, 2024, after bullet train services between Tokyo and Sendai stations on the Tohoku Shinkansen Line were ...

Son of late Dodgers exec recalls life-changing 3/11 aid work in Japan

Kyodo 08 Mar 2024
On one occasion while he was based in the Miyagi prefectural government office in Sendai, he stopped to eat at a local restaurant specializing in tonkatsu fried pork cutlets before heading north to Ishinomaki.

Kyodo News Digest: Dec. 1, 2023

Kyodo 01 Dec 2023
"There will be an understanding of peace and security in the future only if Russian troops are not on our territory," the president said on Tuesday while talking with Asian media outlets, including Kyodo News, at his office in Kyiv.

Man who spilled chemical on bullet train faces investigation

Asahi News 10 Oct 2023
SENDAI—Police plan to investigate a man who accidentally leaked a ... Police officers and firefighters were called to the scene, and fire engines and ambulances were assembled outside Sendai Station.

California couple with long history of health care fraud convicted for COVID-19 fraud

The Chanute Tribune 09 Oct 2023
Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Inspector General banned Shams from participation in Medicare, Medicaid, and all other federal health care programs for five years, according to court records.

Creating Safer and More Resilient Communities: SMDC rolls out programs to promote Disaster Risk Reduction

Manila Standard 21 Jul 2023
... Societies (ARISE) — a global network of private sector entities led by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) that collaborate to implement the targets of the Sendai Framework.

Myers, Merle Dallas

Omaha World-Herald 16 Jul 2023
My older brother, Merle, died in Lincoln, Nebraska in the early afternoon of Saturday May 20, 2023 at his daughter's home ... On February 1, 1954 he was on leave in Sendai, Japan. He was bumped off his return flight by an officer ... .

Downgrading of COVID-19 did not boost return to office working

Asahi News 08 Jun 2023
“The rate of people working at an office also varies depending on the area ... Other cities--Sapporo, Sendai, Nagoya, Osaka and Fukuoka--saw the same trend as Tokyo, meaning the percentage of people working in offices in these cities didn’t rise in May.

In Japan, plummeting university enrollment forecasts what’s ahead for the U.S.

MinnPost 21 Apr 2023
“Policymakers and industry leaders are really facing a sense of crisis,” said Akiyoshi Yonezawa, professor and vice-director of the International Strategy Office at Tohoku University in Sendai, who ...

SMDC implements disaster preparedness technologies for safety

Manila Bulletin 03 Apr 2023
... Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE) — a network of private sector entities, led by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), driven to support and implement the Sendai Framework.

Rare artwork found showing elephant rescue in 1923 Kanto quake chaos

Kyodo 28 Mar 2023
All the park's animals were sold to the Sendai municipal government's zoo in Miyagi Prefecture, now called Sendai Yagiyama Zoological Park. A record kept by the Sendai city office at that time lists one Indian elephant as living at the park ... ....

Making sustainable, resilient communities accessible to all Filipinos

Manila Standard 24 Mar 2023
... Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE)—a network of private sector entities, led by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), driven to support and implement the Sendai Framework.

Assembly IAC members seek to learn more on DRDM’s capacity to manage, reduce risks nationally ...

Nation 11 Feb 2023
The meeting which took place at the Disaster Risk Management Division (DRMD) head office at Mont Fleuri started with a presentation of the Sendai Framework Mid-Term Review Report which highlighted the ...

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