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【2015.12.21】

[Columns]“Shin-Kanko Rikkokuron,” a New National Tourism Strategy Proposed by a Pro-Japan British Business Manager

 I have often heard the word “inbound” recently. The unfamiliar word refers to foreign t...
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【2015.12.21】

“Kansai World Masters Games 2021” Project Kickoff Announcement at Press Conference in Akihabara, Tokyo

   The World Masters Games (WMG) is an international competition for lifelong sports. In 2...
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【2015.12.21】

Eki Marche Shin-Osaka Fully Opens – the Largest Scale Commercial Facility Inside a Station’s Ticket Gates

   The shopping and restaurant complex Eki Marche Shin-Osaka has now fully opened as the l...
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【2015.12.21】

Fourteen Kansai Restaurants Gain Three Michelin Stars, the Highest Rating Granted

   Nihon Michelin Tire Co., Ltd. recently unveiled restaurants and hotels listed in its gu...
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【2015.11.23】

Hanshin Electric Railway opens international clinic mall in Umeda area of Osaka

 Hanshin Electric Railway Co., Ltd. opened the International Medical Square on October 1, a clinic m...
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【2015.11.23】

Crab Shell-derived Fiber-containing Cosmetic Product Developed by Tottori University Goes on the Market in Japan

 Tottori Prefecture is famous for the best landing of crabs in Japan. In the prefecture, efforts hav...
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【2015.11.23】

Establishment of the World’s First Cancer Cell Bank in Osaka Prefecture

 The Osaka Prefectural Government announced the establishment of a new cancer cell bank for culture ...
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【2015.10.19】

Nitto Denko Develops World's First Magnetic Field Orientation Controlling Neodymium Magnet

 Nitto Denko Corporation (Osaka City) has developed a neodymium magnet that is capable of controllin...
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Kansai Economic Federation to Launch a Railroad Pass for the Kansai Region Available to Foreign Tourists
【2015.10.19】

Kansai Economic Federation to Launch a Railroad Pass for the Kansai Region Available to Foreign Tourists

 Kansai Economic Federation will introduce a railroad pass for foreign travelers, KANSAI One Pass (t...
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【2015.10.19】

[Columns]Maizuru Today—marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II

 Materials on display at the Maizuru Repatriation Memorial Museum were scheduled to be added to the ...
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