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Asahikawa

(äsähē`käwä), city (1990 pop. 359,071), W central Hokkaido, Japan, on the Ishikari River. Asahikawa is the commercial, industrial, and rail center of a great agricultural region. Brewing, wood products, and cotton yarn are among the city's chief industries. The Asahikawa Snow Festival is a popular annual event.
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(4) Department of Pediatrics, Asahikawa Medical University, 2-1-1-1 Midorigaoka-higashi, Asahikawa 078-8510, Japan
The sake drawn out Wednesday had been brewed in late December by Takasagoshuzo Inc., based in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, the Japan Times reported.
The study was conducted at Asahikawa Medical University Hospital, Japan.
Asahikawa Prison is too often thought of as a dark place, one said.
Officials say Asahikawa Prison in Japan's far north is too often thought of only as a dark place with imposing grey walls and not as a place of rehabilitation.
on Thursday held a press preview of the new-look Asahiyama Zoo Train, a limited express connecting Sapporo and Asahikawa where the popular zoo is located.
The BOJ "continues to closely monitor market developments within a flexible operational framework and through discussions with market participants, and it expects that both short- and long-term interest rates will move largely on a stable path," Policy Board member Sayuri Shirai said in her speech in Asahikawa, Hokkaido.
"It is Japan that will be placed in a dangerous situation if North Korea launches a rocket," Abe said in a street speech in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, referring to the remark by Chief Cabinet Secretary Osamu Fujimura.
TransAsia started flying to new Japanese destinations including Osaka, Hakodate, Okinawa, Sapporo, Asahikawa, and Kushiro from June 2012 to boast the most destinations to Hokkaido among local airlines.
He also remembered the case of Asahiyama Zoo in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, which had rejuvenated its operations by changing its focus.
For otolaryngologists, pediatricians, and immunologists, Harabuchi (otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, Asahikawa Medical U., Japan) brings together 44 lectures and papers presented during the Seventh International Symposium on Tonsils and Mucosal Barriers of the Upper Airway, held in Asahikawa, Japan, in July 2010.