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A deal has been struck for global investment bank Houlihan Lokey to buy GCA in a deal described as “an extremely exciting step.” Under the terms of the deal, which was unanimously approved by the board of directors of both companies, the former will launch a takeover bid on August 4 to acquire all of …

Aman resorts and Remote lands, ultra-luxury and intrepid Asia travel designer, have collaborated to create a nine-night culinary journey to Japan between May 15 and 24, 2022. The tour will be limited to a group of 16 people, who will explore the “Land of the Rising Sun” by Shinkansen bullet train, chartered helicopter and private …

A Ugandan athlete who disappeared last week from his pre-Olympic training camp in Osaka prefecture has been found and returned to his home country on Wednesday evening, officials said. The mayor of Izumisano, who hosted the training camp, told a press conference that Julius Ssekitoleko initially expressed hope to stay in Japan but was later …

KINGSFORD – Shizuko (Takahata) Patrick, 95, of Kingsford, passed away peacefully at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Shizuko was also known as Susie because it was easier to pronounce and affectionately known as Bachan (Japanese for grandmother) within her family. She was born on December 5, 1925 in Nagoya, Japan, to …

Ozeki Terunofuji may have missed out on a win on the final day of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament, but he walked away with his sport’s most coveted prize: promotion to yokozuna. The Yokozuna Deliberation Council on July 19 Unanimously “recommended” that the Mongolian be promoted to the highest rank in sumo. Terunofuji, 29, a …

Ugandan weightlifter Julius Ssekitoleko was reportedly seen in Nagoya after his disappearance from his National Olympic Committee training camp in Tokyo 2020 in the city of Izumisano. japanese news agency Kyodo reported that police saw surveillance footage of a man resembling Ssekitoleko at Nagoya Station. A search has started in the city as authorities believe …

When closures during the coronavirus pandemic reduced local nitrogen oxide emissions, the effect on ozone pollution was global and surprisingly rapid. As the coronavirus pandemic slowed global trade in early 2020, emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) – which create ozone, a danger to human health and the climate – fell by 15% worldwide, with local …

Kawasaki Frontale midfielder Yasuto Wakizaka shoots during a J-League Premier League match against Shimizu S-Pulse at IAI Stadium in Shizuoka, Japan on July 17, 2021 (Kyodo) TOKYO (Kyodo) – Yasuto Wakizaka and Ryota Oshima hit the net on Saturday as first place Kawasaki Frontale won 2-0 against Shimizu S-Pulse in the top-flight of the J-League. …

With each methodical victory, ozeki Terunofuji continues his relentless but calm race to promotion to the rank of yokozuna, which would complete the most extraordinary comeback in the history of the sport. The 29-year-old Mongolian never panicked on Matchday 12 of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament on July 15 against komusubi Meisei, even though his …

Published on: 07/15/2021 – 11:26 Paris (AFP) Christian Boltanski, one of France’s foremost contemporary artists, was famous for his provocative monumental installations across the world, from Parisian museums to isolated Japanese islands. After his death at the age of 76, we look at five key works: – ‘The Swiss Dead Reserve’ (1990) – Forty photographs …