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A city of eastern Shikoku, Japan, on the Inland Sea. It is a major port and manufacturing center.


(ˌtoʊ kʊˈʃi mə)

a seaport on NE Shikoku, in SW Japan. 263,000.
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On November 18, 2017, Senior Minister Sun Chanthol led the Cambodian delegation to pay a courtesy visit to the Governor of Tokushima Provincial Governor Kamon Iizumi, the host of the 2020 Winter Olympic Games.
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TOKUSHIMA, Japan - The mayor of a town on Japan's smallest main island of Shikoku on Friday became the first person in the country to be found guilty among individuals on whom prosecutors decided not to file criminal charges but an independent panel decided to.
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Norikazu Miyoshi at the University of Tokushima in Japan.
Under the enhanced agreement between the two oneworld alliance partners Cathay Pacific's CX code will be placed on certain Japan Airlines domestic services between Haneda Airport in Tokyo and Izumo, Miyazaki, Misawa, Matsuyama, Nagasaki, Oita, Tokushima and Ube as well as between Narita and Nagoya and Sapporo and Nagoya.
A statement said that under the enhanced arrangement between the two airlines, Cathay Pacifics CX code will be placed on selected Japan Airlines domestic flights between Haneda Airport in Tokyo and eight Japanese cities- Izumo,Miyazaki, Misawa, Matsuyama, Nagasaki, Oita, Tokushima and Ube; between Tokyos Narita Airport and Nagoya; and between Sapporo and Nagoya.
The ruling Democratic Party of Japan has failed to find its own candidates in the April 10 gubernatorial races in Kanagawa, Fukui, Tottori, Tokushima, Fukuoka and Saga, effectively forcing it to back candidates also supported by the main opposition Liberal Democratic Party.
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College students and fellow space fans in Tokushima Prefecture, western Japan, have invented an astronomy-based card game aimed at raising interest in space observation.