Nichinan

Nichinan

(nēchēnän`), city (1990 pop. 49,178), Miyazaki prefecture, SE Kyushu, Japan, on the Pacific Ocean. It is an important fishing port, agricultural center, and manufacturing center for paper pulp and paper products.
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Analysis of weather radar data shows more than 120 millimeters per hour of rain around Nichinan, Miyazaki Prefecture, and around 110 mm per hour around Miyazaki City, the agency said.
TOKYO - Part of a surfacing Japanese submarine hit a Panamanian-registered chemical tanker Tuesday morning in the Pacific some 50 kilometers off Nichinan, Miyazaki Prefecture, southwestern Japan, but nobody was injured in the incident, the Japan Coast Guard and Defense Agency said.
As a result, several units were streamlined, machines at the Nichinan and Shiga mills were shut down and the mill has invested in paper and plastic fuelled boiler technology to reduce energy costs.
The shochu will be made at a distillery in the city of Nichinan in Miyazaki Prefecture, and will be targeted at people in their 20s and 30s living in city areas, the companies said.
Up to 3,000 Cao Dai followers worked as labourers in various Japanese shipyards around Saigon, notably the Nichinan dockyard.(51) Two Cao Dai para-military units, called Noi Ung Nghia Binh (Intelligence Rear Forces) and Canh Ve Quan (Body Guards), were created by Tran Quang Vinh, a Cao Dai representative, who had followed instructions by the Cao Dai deity to collaborate (hop tac) with the Japanese in order to seek independence for Vietnam.
Itoh & Co., Ltd., Kyokuyo Co., Nichinan Co., Nichiro Corp., Nippon Suisan Kaisa Ltd., and Toyo Menka Kaisha Ltd.
Stage two puts Yen 14.5 billion (US$ 123.3 million) into similar efforts at Nichinan and Yonago mills.
A housewife living in the city of Nichinan in Miyazaki Prefecture found a 2.5-centimeter-long moth larva in a package of local food company Sunrise's frozen pre-cut spinach earlier this month, local health officials said Monday.
21 about 50 kilometers off Nichinan, Miyazaki Prefecture.
Police on Tuesday arrested Shigenori Miyakawa, former president of the bankrupt Nichinan Shinkin Bank, on suspicion of breach of trust as the top executive of the credit association in Kyushu.