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Fu·ku·i

 (fo͞o-ko͞o′ē)
A city of central Honshu, Japan, north-northwest of Nagoya. A major textile center since the tenth century, it was rebuilt after a disastrous earthquake in June 1948.
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IBM Services announced an agreement with Japan-based Fukui Bank to migrate its distributed processing system to IBM Cloud to help drive operational transformation to address customer needs, and help the bank enhance its initiative to support local community development.
News that the central government is finalizing plans to decommission the Monju fast-breeder reactor in Fukui Prefecture has sparked anger and fear among local politicians about what will happen to their economy, and could make Fukui's cooperation in restarting other reactors more complicated.
The wind power generator was prototyped by Tsuneo Fukui, who will establish Peace Frontier to develop, market and sell the power generator in October.
At a meeting with Nishikawa in the city of Fukui, Amano emphasized the need for cooperation in developing nuclear personnel, noting that Asian countries are increasingly introducing nuclear plants while radiological medical services are growing.
According to The Japan Times, Sunday's shutdown in Oi, Fukui Prefecture, follows that of the plant's No.
The mayor of Suwon city in South Korea has postponed a planned visit to his city's "friendship city" of Fukui in central Japan, which was scheduled for the end of August, Fukui city said Monday.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 31, 2011--JCR affirms A/"stable" rating of Fukui Bank's senior debts(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
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About 1,200 cars were stuck in traffic on a national road and an expressway in Fukui Prefecture from Sunday night through Monday morning as heavy snow hit areas mainly along the Sea of Japan, the roads' operators said Monday.
Long-time Tremonton resident and experienced banker NORMAN FUKUI joined Bank of Utah's Brigham City branch as a new senior vice president and commercial loan area manager.
Takeo Fukui, the current President & CEO, will remain on the board and assume the post of Director and Advisor to Honda Motor.
economy, with Governor Toshihiko Fukui sanctioning the move as ''appropriate'' and ruling out an immediate rate hike.