Fujinomiya

Fujinomiya

(fo͞ojēnō`mēyä), city (1990 pop. 117,092), Shizuoka prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, at the foot of Mt. Fuji. It is an important railway junction and point of departure for the Mt. Fuji resort region. The city has large paper-pulp, dairy-product, and photographic-materials industries. It is also noted for its shrines, temples, and gardens, especially the Sengen (Shinto) shrine, which was built in the 9th cent.
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Akaike was born on November 5, 1927 in Japan's Fujinomiya city.
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The three routes on the Shizuoka Prefecture side -- Fujinomiya, Subashiri, and Gotemba -- each attracted 76,784, 36,508 and 17,709 people respectively, it said.
Tokyo, Aug 6, 2013 - (JCN) - Teijin Limited has announced that its high-performance Technora para-aramid fiber will be used for the Space Elevator Challenge, an annual racing event for mock space elevators to be held in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan from August 7 to 10.
During fiscal 2012, the firm expanded production at its factories in Ashitaka, Fujinomiya and Kofu, and began building a new facility in Yamaguchi.
Following the recommendation, the mayor of Fujinomiya City, Hidetada Sudo expressed hope the expected listing would be a boost to tourism.
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