nippon nippon  /ˌnɪ ˈpɑn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building

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News

  1. HBT: Japan commish apologizes for altering baseball

    Nippon Professional Baseball commissioner Ryozo Kato held a meeting with representatives of the 12 teams and issued an apology for his handling of the situation.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. San Jose: All Nippon Airways to start daily flights to Tokyo in July

    All Nippon Airways, which resumed Boeing 787 Dreamliner flights between Mineta San Jose airport and Tokyo this month after a six-month grounding due to battery problems, will ramp up to daily service starting July 10.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. All Nippon Airways to start daily flightsfrom San Jose to Tokyo in July

    All Nippon Airways, which resumed Boeing 787 Dreamliner flights between Mineta San Jose airport and Tokyo this month after a six-month grounding due to battery problems, will ramp up to daily service starting July 10.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Inside Bay Area

Quotes

  1. "We are thrilled to have Cargolux and Nippon Cargo choose the new 747-8 and become the launch customers for this next generation of the proud and valuable 747 airplane family," Alan Mulally, head of Boeing's commercial airplanes division, said...
    on Nov 15, 2005 By: Alan Mulally Source: USA Today

  2. "I will play the World Cup at Mission Hills and then I will defend my title, Golf Nippon JT Cup in Japan," said Jeev.
    on Nov 17, 2009 By: Jeev Milkha Singh Source: Times of India

  3. "There is a chance we will see another upward revision (in Nippon Steel's earnings)," said Shinya Yamada, an analyst at Credit Suisse. "I don't think they have fully factored in the impact of price hikes."
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: Shinya Yamada Source: Forbes

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