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2015-05-26 20:23:33

HONG KONG, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 8 Securities, a leading mobile trading & investing service in Asia,

2015-05-26 20:22:10

- New data from GIFT-I study presented at the Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Hepatology NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) presented

2015-05-26 12:23:29

Japanese refiner to produce 300,000 metric tons per year of high-value petrochemicals for polyester production DES PLAINES, Ill., May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell

2015-05-26 08:27:17

CANNES, France and TOKYO, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, the Japan Day Project set up a Japan Pavilion and held various events and attractions, enabling Japan

2015-05-26 08:23:59

SHANGHAI, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Power, Inc.

2015-05-26 00:21:09

Largest mobile network in Japan becomes first wireless carrier to enhance customer experience with natural, simple and strong ways to authenticate to DOCOMO's services using FIDO standards

2015-05-26 00:20:31

TOTTORI, Japan, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The government of Tottori Prefecture, which has produced many manga artists including Shigeru Mizuki, Jiro Taniguchi and Gosho Aoyama, is calling

2015-05-25 23:02:22

One-stop support service includes content marketing, global ad distribution and payment. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) May 25, 2015 GMO Internet Group non-face-to-face

2015-05-25 12:21:16

LONDON, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive SummaryThe market research report titled "Asia Pacific Engineering Plastics Market Outlook to 2018 - Growing Economy and Emergence


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Bonin Wood Pigeon, Columbia versicolor
2014-09-10 10:35:09

The Bonin Wood Pigeon (Columbia versicolor) was a pigeon that was native to Nakado-jima and Chichi-jima in the Ogasawara Islands off of the coast of Japan. It’s known from four documented specimens, the first of 1827 and the last from 1889. They averaged a length of 45 centimeters. This bird died out late in the 19th century as a result of deforestation, hunting, and predation by the rats and cats that were introduced. This pigeon was of medium-size, with an average length of 45...

Threadsail filefish, Stephanolepis cirrhifer
2014-06-13 09:04:41

The threadsail filefish (Stephanolepis cirrhifer) is a fish species found in the western Pacific from northern Japan to the East China Sea. Usually found near the seabed at depths of 33 feet. Juveniles generally shelter themselves within the safety of drifting seaweed to hide from predators. It is a migratory fish that can move over 62 miles between feeding and spawning grounds. The threadsail filefish was first observed off the coast of Japan in 1850 and named Monacanthus cirrhifer. In...

Nissan GT-R
2013-12-02 09:48:19

The Nissan GT-R was first released in Japan in 2007. It is a sports car manufactured by Nissan and features all-wheel-drive. There were two concept vehicles unveiled before the GT-R was produced. One in 2001 and a redesigned concept in 2005 called the GT-R Proto. The 2007 GT-R model was based 80-90 percent on the Proto concept vehicle. The first United States GT-R was delivered on July 7, 2008, in Canada also in July 2008, and in Europe in March 2009. The design of the GT-R had input from...

Japanese Amberjack, Seriola quinqueradiata
2013-10-09 11:40:25

The Japanese Amberjack (Seriola quinqueradiata), known also as the yellowtail, is a bony fish belonging to the family called Carangidae. It’s native to the northwest Pacific Ocean from Japan to Hawaii and Baja California. It is greatly appreciated within Japan, where it is called Hamachi or buri. They are eaten either raw or cooked, and are a seasonal favorite within the cooler months when the meat must have higher fat content. The amberjack is usually thought of as a winter delicacy of...

Sword-tail Newt, Cynops ensicuada
2013-10-07 13:56:26

The Sword-tail Newt (Cynops ensicauda) has recently been put on Japan’s Red List of Threatened Amphibians. This newt has a very small range and can only be found in some of the southernmost islands in Japan. Occasionally, Sword-tail Newts are referred to as Fire-bellied Newts, not to be confused with the common Chinese and Japanese species, because of their bright orange colored bellies, which serve as a warning to predators that they are poisonous. They can be distinguished from these two...

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  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
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