Japan

Government
1:56 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

Gov Beshear to Visit Three Countries During Asian Economic Trip

Credit Ky Governor Steve Beshear

Governor Beshear is in the midst of an economic development trip, visiting three Asian countries.

He and his team are meeting with company and country officials in Taiwan, Singapore, and Japan. 

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Business
3:50 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

GLE Continues Negotiations for PDGP Depleted Uranium Despite Drop in Market

Credit ge-energy.com

 

The market for uranium has taken a steep drop, prompting Global Laser Enrichment to cut back and reign in, with plans to move the work from its facilities in Australia and Oakridge, Tennessee, to their home base in Wilmington, North Carolina. 

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Education
4:53 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

MSU and Calloway Co. HS Participate in Japanese Youth Exchange

Credit Kakehashi Project - U.S. Portion by Japan Foundation, Facebook

Murray State hosts 25 Kobe Gakuin students with the Youth Exchange Kakehashi Project, called 'The Bridge for Tomorrow,' through Saturday (November 9). Murray State students participated in the same program and visited Japan for 10 days as one of the seven representative US Universities accepted in the exchange this May. Calloway County High School Students also participated in a trip. Murray State Senior Lecturer of Japanese Yoko Hatakeyama speaks with Kate Lochte about how this opportunity evolved for the students. 

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Education
6:26 am
Wed October 30, 2013

Consul-General Kato Leads Discussion at MSU

Japanese Consul-General Motohiko Kato will be leading a lecture and discussion at Murray State University today.

The Nashville based Kato will address Japan’s economic and political challenges and its strategic partnership with the United States.

The 4:30 p.m. event is in MSU's Freed Curd Auditorium and free and open to the public.

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