Posts made in December, 2014

January Newsletter 2015

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014 in Newsletter/Tsushin | 0 comments

Please click to download the pdf from here.    

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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Marketing Translator

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Events, Jobs | 0 comments

Position Title: Marketing Translator Department: Marketing Salary: $36,000- $40,000 Depending on Experience Contract: 6 month to hire This position translates and interprets foreign language(s) into English, and vice versa. It is a full time position within our translation service team. Candidate must be proficient in native language as well as English. Must be comfortable doing voice recording translations. Essential Duties: • Read written materials and rewrite material into specified languages. • Ensure that the translated version conveys the meaning of the original as clearly as possible • Edit, standardize, proofread, revise and finalize translated material...

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The Economic Club of Minnesota: Luncheon featuring The Honorable Haruhiko Kuroda Governor, Bank of Japan, April 19th

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Events, General | 0 comments

The Economic Club of Minnesota: Luncheon featuring The Honorable Haruhiko Kuroda Governor, Bank of Japan, April 19th

The Economic Club of Minnesota cordially invites you to our April Luncheon featuring The Honorable Haruhiko Kuroda Governor of the Bank of Japan     When: Sunday, April 19, 2015 Reception: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Luncheon: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Where: Wayzata Country Club 200 Wayzata Boulevard West Wayzata, MN 55391 Register: JASM Members: Click here to register at the $60 Guest of Member rate Contact: Amy Burggraf, amy@ecomn.org or 612-432-6790   Mr. Haruhiko Kuroda was appointed the 31st Governor of the Bank of Japan on March 20, 2013. He started his career at the Ministry of Finance in Japan in 1967. In the early years, he was seconded to...

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J-Quiz 2015

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Events, General | 0 comments

J-Quiz 2015

On Saturday, February 14, 2015, high school students from all over Minnesota and Wisconsin will gather together to put their knowledge of Japanese Language and Culture to the test! Teams of students from each school will compete in 3 levels of difficulty. Students will first write an essay, then participate in a preliminary round of questions regarding Japanese Language and Culture. The winners are sent to Washington D.C. to compete in the national Japan Bowl and attend the Sakura Festival. This year again, we are inviting family of the students, and any interested parties to come and watch the finals of J-Quiz! Please come and support your student, or all students with...

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St. Paul-Nagasaki Sister City Committee Annual Meeting, Dec. 6th

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in Events, General | 0 comments

Saint Paul-Nagasaki Sister City Committee  Annual Meeting, Dec. 6 Enjoy a Japanese dinner, silent auction, and live entertainment! Join the Saint Paul-Nagasaki Sister City Committee for an evening of socializing, entertainment, and preview of 2015 on Saturday, December 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the party room at 111 Kellogg Blvd. (Kellogg Square apartments).  This year’s silent auction will feature gift certificates from local businesses, Japanese items, and an Asahi beer and snack pack! Come to learn more about the SPNSCC tour going to Nagasaki for next October’s Kunchi Festival. Only $25 per person with sushi and hot food from Nakamori Japanese...

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