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Ishinomaki

(ēshē`nōmäkē), city (1990 pop. 121,976), Miyagi prefecture, N Honshu, Japan, on Ishinomaki Bay. It is a commercial and fishing port and a center for marine product processing and paper manufacturing. The city suffered extensive destruction and flooding as a result of the tsunami caused by the 2011 NE Honshu earthquake.
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Nippon Paper plans to set up several thermal power plants with capacity of several hundred thousand kilowatts each in the premises of its existing paper mills, including a 100,000-kilowatt coal fired plant in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, the source said.
At JR Sendai Station, company employee Ryo Abe, 36, his wife Naomi, 37, and their two children, who visited Abe's parents in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, a city severely affected by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster, were among scores of families on their way back to the Tokyo area.
Police officers search for the remains of those who went missing in the March 11, 2011 tsunami on the coastline in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, northern Japan, Monday, March 11, 2013..
Pray for Japan takes place in the devastated region of Ishinomaki, Miyagi - the largest coastal city in Tohoku with a population of over 160,000 people.
Mayumi Baba, 36, took part as a volunteer in a meeting for children who lost parents in the March 11 disasters at an auditorium in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture in September.
The 76-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader offered words of encouragement to survivors during the service at Saiko Temple in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, The Japan Times reports.
Emperor Akihito thanked Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Wednesday for encouraging people afflicted by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami during Aquino's visit to the ravaged city of Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, the Imperial Household Agency said.
said it has reactivated a printing paper machine with an annual capacity of 112,000 tons at its plant in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, marking a partial resumption of operations at the plant that was damaged and completely shut down due to the March disaster.
The film's locations included an area in the city of Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture affected by the disaster.
On June 3-5 and July 1-3, 2011 in association with the American Chamber of Commerce Japan (ACCJ) and the non-governmental organisation Peace Boat, Robert Walters staff were granted time and encouraged to contribute to the disaster relief effort in Ishinomaki, Miyagi prefecture.
An Oman-based company has sent two mobile water desalination units for Japanese citizens living in emergency shelters in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture.