Aizuwakamatsu


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Aizuwakamatsu

(ī`zo͞owäkämät`so͞o), city (1990 pop. 119,080), Fukushima prefecture, N Honshu, Japan. It has a large semiconductor plant and continues to produce many traditional products, including lacquer and ceramic ware, sake, wooden and paper novelties, and decorative candles. Tsuruga Castle, first built in 1384 and rebuilt in 1965, is a major tourist attraction. Its capture by imperial forces in 1868 marked the end of civil war in Honshu.
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Accenture PLC Research Reports On September 18, 2014, Accenture PLC (Accenture) announced that the Company has been chosen by the Japan Reconstruction Agency to provide strategy consulting services towards rollout of a new mobile payment system in Aizuwakamatsu City which would help to revitalize the local economy.
Accenture has been selected by the Japan Reconstruction Agency to provide strategy consulting services to guide the rollout of a new mobile payment system in Aizuwakamatsu City to help revitalize the local economy.
FUKUSHIMA, Japan - School excursions are starting to gradually return to Aizuwakamatsu in Fukushima Prefecture, a historic city severely affected by the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami disaster and the ensuing nuclear crisis, according to local officials.
Tokyo, Apr 17, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu, Aizuwakamatsu City and Tohoku Electric Power Co.
The isotope in the sludge, sampled from a ditch at the Fukushima District Court's Aizuwakamatsu branch, measured about 186,000 becquerels per kilogram, the court said, adding it plans to remove the sludge after consulting with local governments.
In Fukushima prefecture, restrictions were lifted on the distribution and consumption of head type leafy vegetables from 17 locations in the Aizu and Minamiaizu districts (cities of Aizuwakamatsu and Kitakata; towns of Aizubange, Aizumisato, Bandai, Inawashiro, Kaneyama, Minamiaizu, Mishima, Nishiaizu, Shimogo, Tadami and Yanaizu; villages of Hinoemata, Kitashiobara, Showa and Yugawa) and flower head brassicas from nine locations (city of Shirakawa; towns of Hanawa, Tanagura, Yabuki and Yamatsuri; villages of Izumizaki, Nakajima, Nishigo and Samegawa).
In the Tokyo metropolitan area, express trains bound for the Izu area in Shizuoka and Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture, were cancelled.
30 for psychiatric checkups after he sent shock waves through Japanese society earlier this month after allegedly killing his mother and severing her head and right arm in Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture.
dagger]) Graduate Department of Computer Systems, The University of Aizu, Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima 965-8580, Japan (d8031204@u-aizu.
In addition to the current seven facilities of J-Devices (Usuki, Oita Prefecture (Headquarters); Kitsuki, Oita Prefecture (Headquarters functions); Shibata-gun, Miyagi Prefecture; Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture; Miyawaka, Fukuoka Prefecture; Oita, Oita Prefecture; and Satsumasendai, Kagoshima Prefecture), the present transfer will add an additional three production facilities.
The work requiring use of analytics to forecast the optimal time for contacting initial stage delinquents about payments will be conducted at the Accenture Center for Innovation in Fukushima, in Aizuwakamatsu City, Fukushima, from this month through March 2015.
The analytics for this project will be conducted at the Accenture Center for Innovation in Fukushima, in Aizuwakamatsu City, Fukushima.