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Japan's labour crunch is reshaping how companies attract workers

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:08:00 +0200yenisafak-en (en)

Japan bracing as strong typhoon heads for Tokyo. Japan is bracing for heavy rains and high winds on Wednesday as a strong typhoon is forecast to make landfall near the capital of Tokyo, the latest storm to hit Japan in recent months.Typhoon " Shanshan ", a Chinese girl's name, is currently a Category....

Typhoon Yagi forces THOUSANDS to evacuate as Philippines DECIMATED by floods

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 00:12:00 +0200express (en)

He added that as a result, the city now has 13 designated evacuation centres for residents. Mr Teodoro said: “We implemented forced evacuation so they can leave while they can.” He added that rescue operations are ongoing, as floods of up to four feet high trapped people in certain areas.

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Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:48:00 +0200EC (en)

Tropical Cyclone SHANSHAN, continued moving northward to central-northern Japan as a Typhoon. On 9 August at 0.00 UTC its centre was located over the sea approximately 115 km north-east of Tokyo area and approximately 45 km south-east of Hitachi city (Ibaraki Prefecture) with maximum sustained winds of 120 km/h.

Powerful typhoon Shanshan churns towards Japan

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 05:20:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

TOKYO (AFP) - A powerful typhoon was churning towards Japan on Wednesday (Aug 8), prompting the nation's weather agency to warn of heavy rain and violent winds and airlines to cancel dozens of flights. Typhoon Shanshan was expected to make landfall about 100km north-east of Tokyo by early Thursday....

Typhoon Shanshan Causes Cancellation of over 250 Flights in Japan

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 03:53:00 +0200laht (en)

TOKYO – Japan remained on alert Thursday due to typhoon Shanshan that has made landfall and is advancing over the country’s eastern coast with heavy rains and gusts of wind, leading to the cancellation of more than 250 flights and disruption of other transport services.

Typhoon Shanshan clips Japan coast, sparing Tokyo

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 20:34:00 +0200thedailystarBD (en)

Typhoon Shanshan clipped Japan 's eastern coast yesterday morning, sparing Tokyo but bringing heavy rain, strong winds and high waves to some areas along the Pacific coast. The fierce storm system was expected to begin moving away from land after brushing Japan's main island, the country's meteorological agency said.

NASA's Terra Satellite finds Shanshan's strength sapped

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 20:24:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: NASA's Terra satellite observed Tropical Storm Shanshan just east of Japan on Aug. 9 at 9:10 a.m. EDT (1310 UTC). Terra observed Shanshan in infrared light that revealed cloud top... Credit: NASA/NRL. NASA's Terra satellite caught an infrared view of former typhoon Shanshan off the east coast of Japan and saw the storm fading.

Typhoon ‘Shanshan’

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:52:00 +0200tribuneonline (en)

A strong typhoon was churning towards Japan on Wednesday, prompting the weather agency to warn of heavy rain and strong winds and forcing airlines to cancel scores of flights. Typhoon “ Shanshan ,” with an atmospheric pressure of 970 hectopascals at its center, was moving toward the Izu island chain, south of Tokyo.

Tokyo unscathed as weakening typhoon brushes by, heads north

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 11:45:00 +0200dnaindia (en)

Japan 's capital of Tokyo was unscathed on Thursday after a weakening typhoon brushed by it and headed north, pounding the coastline with rain and high winds, with scores of cancelled flights, and some power outages, in its wake. Though typhoon " Shanshan ," a Chinese girl's name, had been predicted to....

Nouvel épisode climatique au Japon avec le typhon Shanshan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 11:25:00 +0200lecho (fr)

Le climat n'épargne personne cet été. Et surtout pas le Japon, que le typhon Shanshan menace avec ses pluies et vents violents. Alors qu'il menaçait Tokyo, la capitale nippone a finalement été épargnée, depuis qu'il est passé plus à l'est, provoquant néanmoins des annulations de vols et quelques perturbations dans les trains de banlieue.

Typhoon Shanshan spares most of Tokyo, and commuters, as it crawls north off Pacific coast

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:13:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Typhoon Shanshan slowly moved northward off the Pacific coast of Japan on Thursday after mostly missing Tokyo, with the weather agency now warning of heavy rain and high waves in the eastern and northeastern regions of the country. But the Meteorological Agency said Typhoon Shanshan was no longer a “strong” typhoon as its wind speed had slowed.

Typhoon Shanshan clips Japan coast, sparing Tokyo

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:08:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Typhoon Shanshan clipped Japan 's eastern coast on Thursday morning, sparing Tokyo but bringing heavy rain, strong winds and high waves to some areas along the Pacific coast. The fierce storm system was expected to begin moving away from land after brushing Japan's main island, the country's meteorological agency said.

Vietnam Airlines cancels, delays flights to Japan due to typhoon

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 09:24:00 +0200bssnews (en)

HANOI, Aug. 9, 2018 (BSS/Xinhua) – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has canceled two flights and delayed six others between Vietnam and Japan on Thursday to avoid Typhoon Shanshan which is brushing parts of the latter. The affected flights were scheduled to depart from Vietnam’s central Da....

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 09:07:00 +0200dailyjournal (en)

TOKYO An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan ’s northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall. Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up to 162 kph (100 mph), the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:58:00 +0200tribtown (en)

TOKYO An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan ’s northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall. Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up to 162 kph (100 mph), the Japan Meteorological Agency said.

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:53:00 +0200siouxcityjournal (en)

TOKYO (AP) — An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan 's northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall. Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up....

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon hits Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:24:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

TOKYO (AP) — An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan ’s northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall. Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up to....

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:15:00 +0200startribune (en)

Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up to 162 kph (100 mph), the Japan Meteorological Agency said. Airlines canceled dozens of flights to and from Tokyo and other affected areas for the second day in a row.

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:15:00 +0200washtimes (en)

A man walks in wind and rain as Typhoon Shanshan approaches in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, northern Japan Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. (Kyodo News via AP) TOKYO (AP) - An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan ’s northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall.

Flights canceled but no major damage as typhoon soaks Japan

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:05:00 +0200nzherald (en)

TOKYO (AP) — An offshore typhoon brought rain and strong winds to Japan 's northeast coast Thursday, but no major damage was reported as the storm did not make landfall. Typhoon Shanshan weakened somewhat by midday, with maximum sustained winds of 108 kilometers (67 miles) per hour and gusts of up to....

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