Stories By 'The Japan News'
The price paid for prioritizing the expansion of profits and becoming preoccupied with making high-risk loans is high. Regarding the problem over rental share house investments, Suruga Bank, a regional bank based in Shizuoka Prefecture, has compiled results of its in-house investigation into loans provided for those investments.
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The latest prison escape caused anxiety among local residents for a long period of time. The fugitive from a work site at Matsuyama Prison’s Oi shipyard in Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, has at last been arrested.
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It will soon be seven years since the Great East Japan Earthquake. Mainly along the coastal areas of the Tohoku region, seriously damaged by the quake-triggered tsunami, work continues to preserve the remains of disaster-damaged structures and establish parks representing prayers for reconstruction.
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It is necessary to exercise wisdom regarding how to form good relations with visitors to Japan from countries whose customs and cultures differ from our own.
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Food loss is a loss to society as a whole. To reduce food waste, corporations and consumers must change their mental attitude on the matter.
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An extremist group that tormented the nation for as many as four years has at last been eradicated.
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