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Sunday, August 26, 2007

Japan This Week 26/08/07

今週の日本

Japanese income inequality at its worst ever.

Yomiuri

Cop who stalked then murdered woman kills self.

Japan Times

China Airlines plane explodes at Okinawa airport.

Guardian

Right-winger chops off finger and posts it to PM Shinzo Abe.

BBC

Three aged prisoners on death row executed.

BBC

Osaka craftsman strives to create the perfect vibrator battery.

Mainichi Shinbun

First Japanese trains arrive in UK for use for Olympics 2012.

Railway Technology

Love Hotel in Japan

Japan Stats

Love Hotel Love Hotels in Japan turn over a profit of 1 trillion Yen - more than the annual profits of Toyota Corp., the anime business and gambling on horse races.

There are approximately 30,000 Love Hotels in Japan.

There are approximately 500 million visits to Love hotels each year.

Around 1,370,000 couples use a Love Hotel each day (approx. 1% of the total population).

It is estimated that 50% of all sex in Japan takes place in a Love Hotel.

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