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A city of east-central Honshu, Japan, on the northeast shore of Tokyo Bay. It is a manufacturing center.


(Placename) an industrial city in central Japan, in SE Honshu on Tokyo Bay. Pop: 880 164 (2002 est)



a city on SE Honshu in central Japan, near Tokyo. 843,000.
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The Chiba Bank has an expansive network of branches in Chiba Prefecture and neighboring areas.
Summary: Chiba [Japan], May 25 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter Scale rattled eastern Japanese Prefecture of Chiba on Saturday.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc welcomed Chiba Prefectures authorities to launch policies supporting the teaching of Japanese and the provision of accommodations for Vietnamese laborers during his meeting with Governor of Japan's Chiba Prefecture Kensaku Morita in Ha Noi on March 14.
Guangzhou opened up its account with a 72-60 victory over Chiba in the first match of Group C of the Asia League The Terrific 12 Tuesday at Studio City Events Center here in Macau.
Seiichi Chiba, senior manager of Aeonmall Co Ltd, said Aeon Mall 2 is one of the most sophisticated malls in the world.
Japanese gymnast Kenta Chiba won the gold medal in parallel bars exercises at FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Baku on March 17.
has assigned its A1 rating to the senior unsecured bonds issued by The Chiba Bank, Ltd.
That's why Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF), together with world-renowned Japanese chef Machiko Chiba, recently held the Japanese Cooking Class Hands-on Program at the Center for Asian Culinary Studies (CACS) in San Juan City to reintroduce Japanese cooking to the Philippines and to the world.
in Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo, prompting a call to firefighters by a security guard but it turned out to require no firefighting operations.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 12, 2011--S&P rates JPY10bn bonds of Chiba Bank at A-(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-September 12, 2011--S&P rates JPY10bn bonds of Chiba Bank at A-(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
(EDS: ADDING INFO, COMPILING STORY HEADLINED 'UPDATE1: M6.3 quake jolts Chiba Prefecture, VICINITY' AND 'M5.5 quake jolts Nagano Prefecture in central Japan, vicinity')