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2013-11-22 23:29:37

While Tokyo and Kyoto are noteworthy destinations for the majority of US travelers, the Japan National Tourism Organization in New York has introduced Kyushu as the next must-see destination. As the cultural crossroads of East Asia, and as the first settlement of early Europeans, Kyushu is extraordinarily rich in culture and nature and the remarkable cultural experiences and exception train services offered in Kyushu were officially introduced to the US travel industry. New York, NY...

Using Numbers When Talking To Children Could Give Them A Head Start In Math
2013-10-29 09:26:45

University of California - San Diego Talk to your toddler. And use numbers when you talk. Doing so may give a child a better head start in math than teaching her to memorize 1-2-3 counting routines. That's the takeaway of an international study published this week in the online early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Led by David Barner, associate professor of psychology and linguistics in the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California,...

2013-06-19 23:24:28

transcosmos CRM Okinawa Recognized for its “Environment Beautification Efforts” Okinawa City, Okinawa Prefecture (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 transcosmos CRM Okinawa Inc., (Head Office: Okinawa City, Okinawa Prefecture; President: Kenshi Matsubara; hereinafter, "CRM Okinawa") a wholly owned subsidiary of transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) which offers call center services in Okinawa...

2013-04-03 08:35:36

Las Vegas tech startup launches social language mastery platform. LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new technology startup in Las Vegas is simplifying language learning on the web. Starting with Japanese as its first foray into language mastery, Nihongo Master turns learning a language into a game with points and badges as prizes for fluency. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130403/LA87946LOGO) "Our adaptive drills are built to address the way we acquire...

2013-04-02 04:20:56

TOKYO, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Kabukiza Theatre" with 125 years of history newly opened on April 2 after about three years of rebuilding. The name of the theater complex, including an adjacent office building called "Kabukiza Tower," is GINZA KABUKIZA. The name of the facility expressed in alphabet letters shows the Kabuki world's will to promote abroad the traditional art of Japan with over 400 years of history. Kabuki, operated by Shochiku Co., Ltd., is not only a renowned...

2013-02-05 23:04:13

transcosmos provides monitoring operations at Okinawa MSP Center founded in 2007. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) February 05, 2013 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; COO and President: Masataka Okuda; hereinafter "transcosmos"), Ryukyu Network Service K.K. (Headquarters: Okinawa, Japan; President: Yoshio Tokeshi; hereinafter "Ryukyu Network Service") and First Riding Technology K.K. (Headquarters: Okinawa, Japan; President: Inekzau Uehara; hereinafter "FRT") are jointly set to launch...

2013-01-21 23:01:34

Japan's tropical region Okinawa has been a popular tropical getaway, and now receiving more cultural interest from international travelers. Okinawa, Japan (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 Japan´s tropical island, Okinawa, is so cultural and natural that you never imagine. Formally a separate Kingdom of Ryukyu sovereign the band of remote tropical islands in southwest of Japan, its location created the utmost wellness culture entangled with the elegant Japanese hospitality. There has been a...

2012-12-26 05:00:53

MCM Center Fukuoka add approximately 200 work stations and hire 300 new employees due to business expansion. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) December 25, 2012 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) has expanded its call center base “Marketing Chain Management Center Fukuoka” (hereafter, MCM Center Fukuoka) to meet expanding business needs. New operations will begin on December 17, 2012. MCM Center...

Fishing Off Fukushima For Answers
2012-10-26 12:56:09

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Japan fisheries data provides a look at how the ocean is faring 18 months after the worst accidental release of radiation to the ocean in history Japan's "triple disaster," as it has become known, began on March 11, 2011, and remains unprecedented in its scope and complexity. To understand the lingering effects and potential public health implications of that chain of events, scientists are turning to a diverse and widespread sentinel in the world's...

2012-01-04 23:00:00

TOKYO, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapporo Breweries Ltd. announced on January 5 that it is webcasting a special commercial message featuring narrations scripted by writer Haruki Murakami and footage produced by movie director Hirokazu Koreeda in a special advertising campaign to encourage the people of Japan moving forward despite difficulties caused by the Great East Japan Earthquake. The web CM is based on a series of four TV CMs aired during the Hakone Ekiden (long-distance college...