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Niiza

(nē`zä), city (1990 pop. 138,919), Saitama prefecture, E central Honshu, Japan, on the Yonase River. It is a suburb of Tokyo.
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In a related development, Mayor Kenji Suda of Niiza, Saitama Prefecture, where the Saitama plant is located, said the city government is ready to designate the confectioner's ''Peco-Chan'' smiling girl mascot as a ''special resident'' of the city in a gesture of support for the firm.
Officials from the Saitama prefectural government, meanwhile, conducted an on-site inspection under the Food Sanitation Law of the factory in Niiza, Saitama Prefecture, to confirm the facts.
While carrying out a full review of the existing structure and armaments of the SDF and making it more efficient, we will also make sure it can steadily deal with new threats such as terrorism and proliferation of weapons of mass destruction,'' Koizumi told a ceremony held at the Ground Self-Defense Force's Asaka training site in Niiza, Saitama Prefecture.
The development work will take place at IBM's photomask facility in Essex Junction, VT, and Toppan's Asaka photomask facility in Niiza, Saitama, Japan, from January 2011 through 2012.
Kiyotaka Tanaka, a second-year student at Rikkyo High School in Niiza, Saitama Prefecture, and Tomoko Mori, a third-year student at Shinoi Nishi Junior High School in Nagano, Nagano Prefecture, joined approximately 100 U.