Asahikawa


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a city on western Hokkaido that is the center of a fertile agricultural area

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Prisons have the image of being isolated places that have no contact with the rest of society and are surrounded by imposing grey walls," said a public relations official at Asahikawa.
Under the expanded arrangement Cathay Pacific's CX code will be placed on selected Japan Airlines domestic services between Haneda and Asahikawa, Aomori, Hiroshima, Hakodate, Kochi, Kumamoto, Komatsu, Kagoshima, Kushiro and Obihiro and between Narita Airport and Sapporo and Osaka and Okinawa and Sapporpo.
To achieve operational efficiency and provide competitive fares, the airline's route structure focuses on service from Tokyo to Sapporo, Fukuoka, Kobe, Asahikawa and Okinawa.
1) Hokkaido Institute of Public Health, Sapporo, Japan; (2) Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan; (3) Nihon Pharmaceutical University, Saitama, Japan; (4) Asahikawa Medical School, Asahikawa, Japan
Correspondence may be addressed to Masaharu Takahashi, Department of Psychology, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka-higashi 2-1, Asahikawa 078-8510, Japan.
Six laboratories expressed a desire to participate in the study: the central laboratories of Prince of Wales Hospital (Shatin, Hong Kong), Yonsei University Hospital (Seoul, South Korea), Yamaguchi University Hospital (Ube, Yamaguchi, Japan), Asahikawa Medical College Hospital (Asahikawa, Japan), Yuan Ching Clinical Laboratory (Taipei, Taiwan), and Prodia Clinical Laboratory (Jakarta, Indonesia).
ASAHIKAWA, Japan - Five climbers were hit by an avalanche on Mt.
The expected move by the agency follows a revelation earlier this month that paper mills operated by Nippon Paper Industries in Kushiro and Asahikawa, both in Hokkaido, falsified data on smoke from their boilers to make it appear that nitrogen oxide emissions met pollution control standards.
Tokyo, Japan, May 11, 2006 - (JCN) - JSAT announced on May 9 that it will begin an experiment with a telemedicine service in collaboration with Asahikawa Medical College.
ASAHI DANKE IS A small but growing construction materials and civil engineering company based in Asahikawa, Hokkaido.
The experiment, conducted jointly by the Asahikawa Medical College and the University of Utah, could theoretically lead to the cultivation of human eggs for in vitro fertilization, according to Akiyasu Mizukami of the medical college in Hokkaido.
7 concert after officials from Asahikawa expressed their residents' hopes for the concert and informed them of the city's decision not to adopt the junior high school history textbook compiled by nationalist scholars.
When deciding on any monetary policy action, we must take care to realize price stability over the medium to long term, while sufficiently projecting economic and price developments in the future,'' Nakamura said at a meeting of business leaders in Asahikawa, Hokkaido.
Outside the GSDF Northern Army's 2nd Division base in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, one officer in his 30s criticized senior officers, saying they had failed to explain why Self-Defense Forces (SDF) troops must be in Iraq.
Umeda, of Asahikawa in Hokkaido, was in a rented utility van driven by Isabelito Sarmiento when the kidnappers struck.