Okayama girl, 11, missing; GPS trail goes cold

Jul 16, 2014

Okayama girl, 11, missing; GPS trail goes cold

An 11-year-old girl from Kurashiki, Okayama Prefecture, has been missing since leaving school Monday afternoon, the Okayama Prefecture Police said Tuesday. The police released a photo of Sakura Moriyama, a fifth-grader of Nakasho Elementary School in Kurashiki, and asked people to offer information on ...

Dec 20, 2013

Panasonic to sell three chip plants to Israel's TowerJazz in revamp

Panasonic Corp. said Friday it will effectively sell off three domestic semiconductor plants to Israeli chipmaker TowerJazz Semiconductor. The two firms will establish a joint venture temporarily named Panasonic TowerJazz Semiconductor by April 1, which will run the three Panasonic plants in Toyama and ...