Overall Orange alert Tropical Cyclone for FAXAI-19
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Articles about casualties: 86 (16.3%)
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23 M/CLOUDY TOKYO (8 p.m.)

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:22:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Tokyo 2020 organizers blasted volunteers with fake snow on Friday as they trial ever more extreme methods to beat the heat ahead of the games. But instead of light fluffy snowflakes, the crowd, consisting mainly of Tokyo 2020 staff, was pelted with fairly coarse shards of shaved ice at a canoe...

TEPCO under fire as post-typhoon power outage continues for 5th straight day near Tokyo

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 13:02:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

TOKYO, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) came under fire from the central government, prefectural officials and local residents Friday due to its slow progress in restoring power to the grid, forcing many in Chiba Prefecture to endure a fifth day without electricity.

TEPCO under fire as post-typhoon power outage continues for 5th straight day near Tokyo

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:59:00 +0200china.org.cn (en)

TOKYO, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) came under fire from the central government, prefectural officials and local residents Friday due to its slow progress in restoring power to the grid, forcing many in Chiba Prefecture to endure a fifth day without electricity.

Residents grow weary over prolonged power cuts in Chiba Prefecture

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:36:00 +0200japantoday (en)

Slow progress by utilities in fixing a power outage caused by Typhoon Faxai has left many residents of a district neighboring Tokyo debilitated and frustrated, as Friday brought a fifth day without electricity. Industry minister Isshu Sugawara said parts of Chiba Prefecture may be affected by power....

Message to Japanese media: “Stop asking people to open their fridges during a blackout!”

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:07:00 +0200rocketnews24 (en)

As if things in Chiba aren’t bad enough, now these people have to put up with nosy parkers letting the cold air out. As Typhoon Faxai slammed into Japan ’s Chiba Prefecture, it caused widespread damage and disruption. While subsided relatively quickly, upwards of 640,000 homes were still left....

Four days after Typhoon Faxai, nearly 200,000 homes still without power in Chiba Prefecture

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:04:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Many households were still without power Friday after Typhoon Faxai hit the Tokyo area on Monday, underlining Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.’s overly optimistic outlook from earlier this week on its restoration efforts. As of 9 a.m. Friday, about 198,000 houses remained without....

South Korea

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 06:22:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

10 Sep 2019 08:36 GMT US rescues 3 crew members from capsized South Korean cargo ship One person still trapped after the vessel overturned while leaving a port on the coast of the state of Georgia. 10 Sep 2019 02:23 GMT North Korea fires projectiles after offering talks with US Latest launches head....

Four days after typhoon hit, nearly 200,000 homes still without power in Chiba Prefecture

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 06:14:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Many households were still without power Friday after Typhoon Faxai hit the Tokyo area on Monday, underlining Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.’s overoptimistic outlook on its restoration progress. As of 9 a.m. Friday, some 198,000 houses remained without electricity in Chiba Prefecture,....

24 P/SUNNY TOKYO (12 p.m.)

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 02:38:00 +0200japantimes (en)

A pipeline that sends aviation fuel to Narita International Airport is expected to go back online Thursday night at the earliest, after its operations were suspended due to a power outage caused by a strong typhoon, officials said. Fuel transportation through the 47-kilometer pipeline was halted...

Narita fuel pipeline expected to go back online Thursday night at the earliest

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 16:35:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Sorry, but your browser needs Javascript to use this site. If you're not sure how to activate it, please refer to this site: https://www.enable-javascript.com/ Stranded passengers prepare to stay overnight at Narita Airport on Tuesday as a powerful typhoon stopped all train and bus operations. | KYODO.

Spotlight: TEPCO under fire as thousands still without power, water for 4 days after typhoon

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:08:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

TOKYO, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of thousands of households near Tokyo are still suffering from power outages amid intensely hot and humid conditions, as Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) struggles to restore power four days after the damage caused by Typhoon Faxai .

Thousands still without power, water 4 days after typhoon strikes near Tokyo

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:08:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

TOKYO, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of thousands of households near Tokyo are still suffering from power outages amid intensely hot and humid conditions, as Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) struggles to restore power four days after the damage caused by Typhoon Faxai .

Spotlight: TEPCO under fire as thousands still without power, water for 4 days after typhoon

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:05:00 +0200china.org.cn (en)

TOKYO, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of thousands of households near Tokyo are still suffering from power outages amid intensely hot and humid conditions, as Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) struggles to restore power four days after the damage caused by Typhoon Faxai .

Posts by Ryusei Takahashi

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 12:28:00 +0200japantimes (en)

Sep 12, 2019 There is still much to be done regarding heat prevention, cyberterrorism and budget reduction for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Seiko Hashimoto told a news conference Thursday, one day after she was appointed minister for the games in a major Cabinet reshuffle. With ...

Power returns to parts of typhoon-hit Chiba Prefecture, but 300,000 still in the dark

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:55:00 +0200japantimes (en)

CHIBA – Power was restored for tens of thousands of households in Chiba Prefecture on Thursday as recovery efforts continued after Typhoon Faxai ravaged Kanto, but full recovery for about 300,000 households will have to wait until Friday or later, a utility firm said. Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc.

Post-typhoon blackout in Chiba reaches Day 4, affecting 330,000 homes

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:40:00 +0200japantoday (en)

Hundreds of thousands of households near Tokyo entered their fourth day without electricity on Thursday amid sweltering heat and no relief in sight, as a utility struggled to recover power systems damaged by Typhoon Faxai . The number of households in Chiba Prefecture affected by the outage stood at approximately 330,000 around 2 p.

Power returns to parts of typhoon-hit Chiba Prefecture

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 09:07:00 +0200japantoday (en)

Tens of thousands of households near Tokyo started receiving electricity again on Thursday as recovery efforts continued after Typhoon Faxai ravaged the metropolitan area, while about 340,000 households entered their fourth day without power in sweltering heat, a utility said.

Japon: deux personnes mortes de chaud des suites du typhon Faxai

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 05:13:00 +0200lameuse (fr)

Deux personnes sont mortes de chaud au Japon, où près de 500.000 foyers étaient toujours privés d’électricité mercredi après le passage du puissant typhon Faxai qui a balayé la région de Tokyo dimanche et lundi. Faute de courant et donc de climatiseur, les températures de plus de 35 degrés....

Daiwa House Reit Investment : Notice Concerning Impact of Typhoon Faxai (Typhoon No. 15)

Thu, 12 Sep 2019 04:29:00 +02004-traders (en)

September 12, 2019. For Immediate Release. REIT Issuer: Daiwa House REIT Investment Corporation. 2-4-8, Nagatacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo. Jiro Kawanishi, Executive Director. (TSE Code: 8984) Asset Manager: Daiwa House Asset Management Co., Ltd. Koichi Tsuchida, President and CEO. Inquiries: Haruto Tsukamoto, Director and CFO.

Heatstroke kills two in Japan post typhoon blackout

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 23:13:00 +0200nation (en)

Tokyo - Heatstroke has killed two people in Japan , officials said Wednesday, as nearly half a million homes struggled with electricity outages after a powerful typhoon battered Tokyo and the surrounding area. READ MORE: Tag line for PM's visit to AJK capital introduced A 93-year-old woman and a....

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