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 (hĭ-rät′sə-kä′, hē′rä-tso͞o′kä)
A city of central Honshu, Japan, on an inlet of the Pacific Ocean southwest of Yokohama. It is a commercial and industrial center.
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The NBI identified the suspects as: Marcial Ronquillo Bernardo, Masakazi Hiratsuka, Nobuharu Kobatake, and Teroo Tsuda from Tokyo, Japan.
On this occasion Executive Vice President, JETRO Daisuke Hiratsuka said that the Pakistan is the most profitable country for investment where Japanese investors can get more profits as compared to many other countries of the region.
Corvallis printmaker Yuji Hiratsuka, along with his wife, Priscilla, and daughter, Hana, gamely staffed a booth offering his fine-art prints for sale.
Ex-head of Siberia detainees, Hiratsuka, dies at 85
Maybin's precise driving has guided him to 12 top-ten finishes in his short time on the circuit, including three runner-up spots, and he is an outsider with an excellent chance of winning his threeball against Johan Edfors and Tetsuji Hiratsuka this afternoon.
211 T Hiratsuka (Jpn) 71 72 68, J Milkha Singh (Ind) 71 68 72, G Bourdy (Fra) 68 71 72, G Bhullar (Ind) 70 69 72.
LEADERBOARD 7 under - Thomas Levet (Fra) (after 72 holes) 6 under - Mark Foster (72), Thorbjorn Olesen (Den) (72) 4 under - Martin Kaymer (Ger) (72) 3 under - Simon Khan (72), Richie Ramsay (72) 2 under - James Morrison (72), Hennie Otto (Rsa) (72), Brendan Steele (USA) (72) 1 under - Anthony Wall (72) level - Nicolas Colsaerts (Bel) (72), Lorenzo Gagli (Ita) (72), Richard Green (Aus) (72), Graeme Storm (72) 1 over - Rhys Davies (72), Bradley Dredge (72), Ignacio Garrido (Spa) (72), Daniel Gaunt (Aus) (72), Tetsuji Hiratsuka (Jpn) (72), Michael Jonzon (Swe) (72)
1,770 2,343 -24% 37 44 Hiratsuka & Schmitt LLP 1,700 1,135 50% 39 HCL Engineering & Surveying 1,523 2,481 -39% LLC 40 42 Hi-Tec Plastics Inc.
Scotland's 1999 Open champion Paul Lawrie is one behind along with England's Jamie Elson and five-time Japanese Tour winner Tetsuji Hiratsuka, another of the invited players.
LEADING SCORES (Gbr & Irl unless stated): 65 - J Elson, R Rock, R Karlberg (Swe), O Floren (Swe), J Edfors (Swe); 66 - J Huldahl (Den), R Quiros (Spa), T Hiratsuka (Jpn), P LAWRIE, F Fritsch (Ger).
RESCUERS Firefighters search for missing people in Minamisanriku DESPERATE Helicopter heads for nuclear plant AGONY Yoshikatsu Hiratsuka grieves in front of wreckage where the body of his mother is buried in Onagawa, northern Japan
The bank said that it has hired Motomi Hiratsuka from BNP Paribas FP (BNPP.