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Fujiyoshida

(fo͞ojē`yōshēdä), city (1990 pop. 54,804), Yamanashi prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, on the Katsura River. It is an important communications center for the Mt. Fuji region. The city has a large textile industry.
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KOFU, Japan - A 15-month-old girl sustained only minor injuries Monday when a train passed over her at a railway crossing in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, as she fell into the gap between the rails, police said.
A train passed through a crossing while the gate to keep out vehicles and pedestrians remained open in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, on Wednesday morning, the train operator said Thursday.
A history museum in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, is running an exhibition featuring art works by eight Japanese and South Korean artists aimed at boosting bilateral relations ahead of the 2002 World Cup finals to be co-hosted by the two nations.
The Biodiversity Center of Japan in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, which exhibits research data on endangered species and the environment in Japan, is becoming popular destination, the Environment Agency said Monday.
The dome -- measuring 9 meters in diameter with reinforced plastic panels attached to an aluminum alloy frame -- is to be handed over to the city of Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, which is situated at the foot of the mountain, according to the agency.
Earlier in the day, Okuda told the federation's two-day summer seminar that began in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, that measures should be taken to make it easier for some public-sector entities, such as schools, to absorb unemployed people.
A Nikkeiren study group reported the results at a group seminar being held in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture.
Merging with Keidanren is necessary to meet the demands of the times, Nikkeiren concluded after intensive discussions on the matter on the last day of its two-day seminar in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture.
He was speaking at a three-day management seminar for corporate executives opening in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture.
4 million jobs in 15 industrial sectors by 2010,'' Jiro Nemoto, chairman of the Japan Federation of Employers Associations (Nikkeiren), told a management seminar for corporate executives that opened Thursday in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture.