Some non-sports headlines in Japan…

27 10 2007

Nova mascot - soon to be departedSome non-sports headlines on one specific topic that will affect nearly every foreigner in Japan either directly or indirectly: Nova’s going bust!
Nova is (was?) the biggest of the ‘Eikawa’ business (Eikawa are ‘schools’ that sell English lessons to the public), and is in the process of declaring bankruptcy. It is THE headline in Japan today.  Worth some posting…

  • Nova president sacked, company files for court protection… [Daily Yomiuri]
  • Nova scrambling to deal with 43.9 billion yen (about $38.5 million US) in debt… [Mainichi Shimbun]
  • Nova files for bankruptcy… [Japan Times]
  • Nova goes under… [Asahi News]



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27 10 2007
Some non-sports headlines in Japan… | The Sports News

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28 10 2007

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