Pole first woman to join pro 'shogi' training course

Jun 25, 2013

Pole first woman to join pro 'shogi' training course

The first foreign woman to be accepted into the professional female “shogi” training program is from Poland, the Japan Shogi Association has revealed. Karolina Styczynska, a 22-year-old college student, was entitled to join the Kenshukai training program’s C2 class after recording three wins and ...

May 19, 2011

Tepco compensation plan

The government on May 13 decided on the overall framework of a scheme to help Tokyo Electric Power Co. compensate people who have suffered losses from the accidents at its Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. Compensation will be paid to those who were ...