TITLE

City of Substance

AUTHOR(S)
Kashiwagi, Akiko
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);7/3/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 148 Issue 1/2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the urban design and development of Fukuoka, Japan. The author reviews how many big companies including Toyota Motor Corp. and Sony Corp. of Japan are continuing to invest in manufacturing in and around the city. According to the author, the city is beginning to benefit from aggressive marketing by its mayor, Hirotaro Yamasaki. Details related to the city's robust growth are reviewed.
ACCESSION #
21460654

 

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