Jun 17, 2016

Yokohama 'izakaya' owner arrested, admits serving raw pork liver

The Kanagawa Prefectural Police have arrested a 36-year-old restaurant owner on suspicion of serving raw pork liver in violation of the food sanitation law. Hiroshi Tsukakoshi, a resident of the city of Yokosuka, has admitted to the allegation, sources said. This is believed to ...

Dec 17, 2015

Youth, 18, arrested for abducting 12-year-old schoolgirl

Police arrested an 18-year-old man in Yokohama Wednesday on suspicion of abducting an elementary school girl who stayed at his house for three days. The suspect, whose name has been withheld because he is a minor, has owned up to abducting the 12-year-old girl, ...

Euglena-based biofuel plant to be built In Yokohama

Dec 2, 2015

Euglena-based biofuel plant to be built In Yokohama

Euglena Co. said Tuesday that it will construct the world’s first plant to produce biojet and biodiesel fuel from euglena, a kind of alga, in Yokohama, in mid-2018. By 2020, the company will start supplying the biojet fuel for cargo aircraft of All Nippon ...