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Proteins Blocked In Diabetes Treatments Connected To Lower Incidence Of Cancer In Patients
2013-08-20 09:05:47

Two proteins have been identified as prime suspects in the proliferation of breast cancer

2013-08-06 23:23:42

Brand new online resource Deep Japan provides truly local feel to visitors traveling Japan. Tokyo,

2011-02-17 00:00:51

With local and in country Japanese voice talents, JBI Studios announces 30 professional native speakers for the specific needs of every client’s project. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 16, 2011 Japanese voice over services are prepared in our facilities which are specifically engineered for optimal voice recording and equipped with Pro Tools and state-of-the-art hardware operated by veteran audio engineers.

2010-12-08 00:00:44

Two filmmakers set out to inform the public about karoshi-- an epidemic of death and illness caused by overwork. The same occupational risk factors that have been scrutinized in Japan are also killing Americans.

2009-05-03 07:00:00

When Google added historical maps of Japan to its Google Earth online collection last year, it did not anticipate any resulting backlash.

2009-04-01 14:22:16

The Japanese Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry estimated 192,061 non-regular jobs will be lost between October and June.

2008-12-30 21:50:00

Kyoto residents and restaurant owners have organized to protect the Japanese city's geishas from pushy and obnoxious tourists.

2008-08-26 21:00:17

Tokyo, Aug. 26 (Jiji Press)--The Japanese government will offer financial support, including loans for housing, to so-called "Internet cafe refugees," a class of homeless people taking shelter at 24-hour Internet cafes, labor ministry officials said Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.