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Fuller, Albirex Niigata and Official Club Partner Agreement ...

Fuller Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Kashiwa City, Chiba Prefecture, Representative Director: Shuta Shibuya, Hiroki Sakurai, "Fuller") announces that it has signed an official club partner agreement with Albirex Niigata (headquarters: Niigata City, Niigata Prefecture, President and CEO Daisuke Korenaga) of the Japan Professional Football League. [Image: https://prtimes.jp/i/5362/255/resize/d5362-255-383102-0.jpg]

excite.co.jp 9/21/2020 11:57JST Category:Japan

Column: "Camp Logic Communication" of the Moon Jae-in Administration... To gain the sympathy of the people ...

President Moon Jae-in told a church leaders' meeting last month, "If you feel better about speaking ill of the president, that's fine." Unlike the usual way of talking, it is a word that expresses the inner emotion. This word of President Moon did not seems to have attracted much attention at that time. However, it is a word that president's communication philosophy was put when thinking well. If interpreted as it is, "I know the negative public opinion in the city. But citizens have freedom of expression, so don't worry about it.

Yahoo! 9/21/2020 11:56JST Category:World

Following the U.S.-Japan meeting on his diplomatic debut, "Sganomics"

Prime Minister Naoto Kan held a telephone meeting with U.S. President Trump on the evening of May 20. On the 21st, he met with corporate managers in Tokyo from the morning of the 21st, and has been actively working to return the holidays. Prime Minister Naoto Kan exchanged views with economic journalists and business owners at a hotel near the prime minister's official residence after a routine walk on the morning of the 21st. On the evening of the 20th, Prime Minister Naoto Kan, who made his diplomatic debut by held a telephone meeting with U.S. President Trump, took a weekend off for the first time since taking office.

Fuji TV 9/21/2020 11:50JST Category:Politics

U.S. administration bans Wechat, U.S. district court orders provisional injunction

WASHINGTON, July 20 (Reuters) - A U.S. district court has temporarily ordered an injunction against the Trump administration's measures to ban The Offer of WeChat, a Chinese dialogue app, in the United States. The U.S. Department of Commerce announced today that it will ban new WeChat downloads in the U.S. from the evening of the 20th, cause of national security concerns. The Justice Department had asked the district court not to move to withse an injunction against the measure. China's rise to run WeChat

excite.co.jp 9/21/2020 11:49JST Category:World

The illegal donation of the girl image is diverted to the lecture expense of the talent... Democratic Party of Japan lawmaker Lee

Lee Gye-min, a member of the Diet (Democratic Party of Japan), is being investigated by the Suwon District Public Prosecutors Office on suspicion of violating the Donations Act in connection with a fundraiser for the installation of a statue of a comfort woman girl in Anjo City, Gyeonggi-do. Denmark & NZ ranked first in the Country Corruption Perception Index, 39th in South Korea, and Japan? According to the Judicial Examination Preparatory Student Association, a civil society group that accused Lee at Seoul's Western District Public Prosecutors Office in May this year, Lee's case was changed to the Suwon District Attorney's Hirasawa Branch Office on May 18. The Preparatory Society was a permanent representative of Mr. Lee's "Girl of Anjo Peace"

Yahoo! 9/21/2020 11:35JST Category:World

Get out of a car on a highway, shoot a video, fall on the street

LONDON (CNN) -- A woman who was filming a video of herself driving out of a car on a busy highway in south London fell onto the road. According to Surrey police, the woman was driving out of the passenger window to shoot a video for snapchat, a video sharing app, and fell onto the drive. Police tweeted that the woman's injury or death was merely luck, and the passenger window was fully opened.

cnn.co.jp 9/21/2020 11:31JST Category:World

After that incident, Ms. Mika Atsumi of the Comfort Women Support Movement was indicted at home. 「6 ...

The 131st indictment from the shocking press conference. The media reports that the issue of funding for the comfort women support movement, which has become a big topic in both Japan and South Korea since May this year. There was a new movement on September 14. "Former support group representative Mika Atsumi to be prosecuted at home," reported The Mainichi Economy, one of the country's largest economic newspapers, as "going to trial." The prosecution's investigation did not clear up the allegations. After resigning as the head of the support group "Justice Association" in April this year, Mr. Liu

Yahoo! 9/21/2020 10:54JST Category:World

All small constituencies win in Niigata, an advanced area of joint fighting development, and proportional party breakthrough

On May 20, Mr. Koike, Secretary General of the Communist Party of Japan, gave a street speech in Niigata City with Mr. Yasufumi Fujino, a member of the House of Representatives, and a candidate scheduled for the second district of Niigata in the House of Representatives (proportional duplication). Mr. Koike said, "Niigata has developed a joint struggle between citizens and opposition parties in national elections and prefectural gubernatorial elections. In Niigata, which is an advanced area of co-fighting, this time pushing the Japanese Communist Party's Mr. Taira to the opposition unification candidate, winning in all six small constituencies with mutual support, and making progress in proportion to the Japanese Communist Party, the key to the joint fight, the Liberal Democratic Party and Komeito

Shinbun Red Flag 9/21/2020 10:51JST Category:Politics

"The former mayor of Park Won-hyeon who was sexually harassed" ... The power of the parents, the malice ...

The "secondary harm" of the ruling party camp against victim A, who accused former Seoul mayor Park Won-sun of indecent acts and sexual harassment, has been exceeding. A channel on YouTube, a video posting and sharing site, has edited and posted videos that have not been confirmed to be true or false, claiming that "Mr. A would rather have sexually harassed Mayor Park," and thousands of comments insulting the victims. Mr. A said, "I don't know what it is.

Yahoo! 9/21/2020 10:49JST Category:World

Let's think about "traffic safety" now.

JA Mutual Aid recently conducted the Fishers x JA Mutual Aid Autumn Traffic Safety Campaign in collaboration with Fishers, a seven-person male video creator popular with elementary and junior high school students, from Monday, September 21, 2020 to Sunday, October 4, 2020, to meet the autumn traffic safety week, through video and campaign special sites and traffic advertisements. We announced that we will raise awareness of traffic safety. On this occasion, society as a whole, especially elementary and junior high school students and their children

MyNavi 9/21/2020 10:47JST Category:Japan