• Kyodo


A ceremony was held Tuesday commemorating the opening of a support center in tsunami-hit Miyako, Iwate Prefecture, built with ¥70 million in contributions from Singapore citizens.

The support center represents one of the postdisaster reconstruction projects the Singapore Red Cross has funded along with the Japanese and Singapore governments, Singapore Red Cross Director of Operations Lim Theam Poh said at the ceremony.

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