Beppu

Beppu

(bāp`po͞o), city (1990 pop. 130,334), Oita prefecture, NE Kyushu, Japan, on Beppu Bay. It is a major tourist resort noted for its numerous hot springs. It is also the site of many volcanic research institutes and national medical facilities.
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Birmingham, General John Regan (1913)', in Bulletin of Beppu University Junior College, 26, pp.
BEPPU, Japan - Leaders from the Asia-Pacific region on Tuesday entered the second day of their water summit in Beppu, Oita Prefecture, which addresses a host of challenges ranging from rising sea levels due to global warming to how to improve water sanitation in the region.
The 1st Asia-Pacific Water Summit, held 3-4 December 2007, in Beppu, Japan, was attended by ten Heads of State and Government, 31 Ministers, and representativesfrom over 36 Asia-Pacific countries, in a bid to mobilize the political will and commitment required to put water higher up in the region's national agendas.
Beppu, Oita Prefecture, Japan, Dec 4, 2007 - (ACN Newswire) - Water problems in the Asia Pacific region are severe, with one out of five people in the region not having access to safe drinking water, and half of the population without access to adequate sanitation.
GOCKE, [3] ZSOLT JOBBAGY, [3] LAN BEPPU, [4] and JERALD P.
9 limited express, traveling from Beppu to Miyazaki airport, overturned when it was running at reduced speed because of strong wind from powerful typhoon Shanshan, they said, adding that gusting wind is believed to have caused the accident.
Boston Ballet soloist Romi Beppu likes to straight leg, rather than tapered, thigh-high warmers: "I pull them up and fold them over when I to look at my footwork, and they don't bunch.
One of the dead was named as Noboru Beppu, 52, who had stormed into the parcel delivery firm in Nagoya demanding pounds 1600 for three months of unpaid wages.
CTO John Beppu, across the country in Pasadena, created a prototype based on the specifications in the blog, and MetaNotes the web application was born.
9-day Round Japan with Onsens : Departs May 27, 2013 sailing roundtrip from Yokohama with calls at Nagoya, Kobe, scenic cruising of Japan Inland Sea, Matsuyama, Busan, Kagoshima and Beppu.
The APEC Growth Strategy High-Level Policy Round Table will be held in Beppu, Oita Prefecture.
Establishment: September 1981 Location: Headquarter: 1399-1 Uchikamado, Oaza, Beppu, Oita, Japan Hiji Plant: 3968 Oaza-Kawasaki, Hijimachi, Hayami, Oita, Japan Capital Investment: 30 million yen Capitalization Ratio:51% Honda Motor Co.