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Kobuta ChanJun. 15, 2013 - 01:59AM JST
Recalling its products is better than hidden problems from Customers.
In Australia, Volkswagen has hidden suddenly deceleration or stop problem in Golf, Jetta, Polo and other model for two years. One person was died in involving crash behind by Truck after car was decelerated on free way. VW refused to recall its affected models for several months. Now VW Australia recalled Polo, Jetta, Golf and other models after backlash by VW owners and pressure by ACCC. Now customers of VW are deserting VW cars and fearing reselling their car value will be dropped.
So Japanese Car Companies recalling their cars for safety of drivers, passengers and public should be model to all car companies. Fixing faulty parts during servicing without owner acknowledge is not good idea. It can still accident happen and kill someone. VW had denied its some of models have transmission problem in Australia even thought VW recalled some models in Japan and China. As result of not recalling its problem car cause someone had lost live in accident.
Good on Honda. Life is more precious than profit. I'm proud of Japanese Companies taken responsible for their products even no accident was involved with faulty in car.
Posted in: Honda to recall over 380,000 cars in Japan
Kobuta ChanJun. 15, 2013 - 01:36AM JST
Laughing at someone who is addressing in conference is impolite unless he said joke.
I not totally blamed for hit back to those who laughing at him. He must be angry for disrespecting and so he told them shut up. Its look like arrogant. He should use interpreter in future.
Posted in: Japan's U.N. envoy under fire for telling other diplomats to shut up
Kobuta ChanJun. 15, 2013 - 01:16AM JST
Boeing is losing marketing ground to Air Bus. So I have no surprised US authority given Green Light to Dream-liner to fly. Without Japanese Air lines customers, Boeing will be difficult to sale its planes because Air Bus Planes are cheaper and reliable than Boeing now.
Posted in: Boeing, U.S. FAA defend approval of 787 Dreamliner
Kobuta ChanJun. 14, 2013 - 01:18AM JST
“It looked like it could be quite a bit of fun.”
Let them more fun with asked them clean their mass.
Posted in: Two Japanese youths arrested for placing exploding bag of dog poop in police box
Kobuta ChanJun. 11, 2013 - 01:20AM JST
I always though I'm smart gambler and I can turn over $ 1000 with $ 300 capital on Baccarat and less on Black Jack in two decks if cards favor to my game. However, I can not control myself when winning or losing. So I don't believe self responsible in Gambling. I don’t meet single person who can control and keep clam when he or she losing bet. I have been to Black Jack card counting school but not easy. I like gambling and I regularly bet on horse, play Pachinko, Pachin-Slot in Japan. I play and understand all Casino games. I do not say I'm professional gambler because I can not living on playing Casino games. Sometime wining straight can be long when losing straight come it can be short but it will be gone all winning and capital in just a few hours or within day. I'm still playing Baccarat with caution but not easy to control on winning and losing. If you start gambling and then you can not stop because you want you're money back and then you want to win once you're lost money was back. The gambling will marry go around until you lost everything and nothing to sell off. If Abe Government bring Casino to Japan and then he will be committed Hara-kiri in his later life for destroy Japanese society and killing off hard working ethic of traditional Japanese workforce if he was true Japanese leader of country. I mean he will take responsible for all damage has done on Japanese society after he brought Casino into Japan. If Government wants more money from Japanese peoples and then he should choose method of increasing tax instead of collecting Tax revenue from Casino.
Gambling is nothing wrong but shortage of money will lead peoples to prostitution, drug dealing, stealing and robbing. Yakuza will become loan shark and force their customers to drug mule and prostitute. It's happening in all Casino venues around the world. Singapore Government is doing very caution about operating Casino in its soil. The Government collect expensive entry fee to its citizen who enter to Casino gaming venue but they can visit to shops, restaurants and entertainment venue. Okinawa will be only location I'll agree if Japan must have Casino in its soil. Yamato peoples can go there on holiday and not daily basic skipping work. There will be job opportunity for Okinawan peoples and revenue from Casino can be using in regional development. All Japanese citizens must pay 5000 Yen entry fee for to enter Casino gaming venue and foreign Passport holders are entry free.
So such as restriction will limit damaging on Japanese society. Most of Casino profit coming from Poker Machine.
Revenue from VIP gamblers are 50 - 50 for Casino operators. The important thing is not to destroy good character of Japanese peoples. Once human character was damaged and then it will be generation. Japan will be nothing different with moral corrupted country. Pride of Japanese will be gone because of gambling habit. Japanese law makers should go to Las Vegas but not just visiting Casino. Go to peoples who living under the city underground and interview their life story. Come to Melbourne, meet with Vietnamese Chinese peoples some of their family members were executed in Changi Prison, Singapore and Vietnam Prison for drug trafficking. All of drug traffickers are using as drug mule by criminal loan shark. I hope Japanese law makers will think twice before they decide on whether Casino should be allowed operating on Japanese soil or not.
Posted in: Implications huge for Japan if casino legislation passes
Kobuta ChanJun. 10, 2013 - 11:29PM JST
Well I might go back to Shima and find our grandma Chest it used to store some China. It never leaves Japan so no need to call expert to verify whether genuine Antique Japanese handcraft or not. Who know? We may hit the luck during recession.
Posted in: Historic Japanese chest fetches 7.3 mil euros at French sale
Kobuta ChanJun. 10, 2013 - 11:17PM JST
Why Government do not build on one of Senkaku Islands? They should build floating Air Field if it's not enough space on Island. Communist China can only noise once for all.
Posted in: Amid safety fears, U.S. Navy jets train on Iwo Jima
Kobuta ChanJun. 09, 2013 - 03:51PM JST
Casino will be sucking up hard earning ordinary Japanese money and move to overseas Casino operators.
Casino will destroy hard working Japanese traditional working ethic. Casino will destroy Japanese family. I have saw many family went broken up, lost home, prostitution, drug trafficking, living in street and suicide in Australia because of Casino. Loan shark force addict gamblers to become drug mule and prostitute. I don’t see Casino makes any positive out come on society. I have lost all my hard earned money on Baccarat table.
I don’t want see my fellow Japanese family suffer by Casino games.
I hope Japanese law makers will be wisely decided on Casino issue.
In Singapore, the Government collect entry fee on its citizen entering into Casino because Singaporean Government does not want its citizen to gambling away their money.
If Japanese politicians want making revenue from Casino and then they should only permit in Okinawa. It will create job opportunity for local peoples and generate tax revenue from Casino for Okinawa Government.
Kobuta ChanJun. 07, 2013 - 04:17AM JST
Good on Toyota for it excellent service and look after its customers' safety. Currently, some model of Volkswagen cars owners have complaining about their suddenly stopping on HWY or Street but Volkswagen Company has refused to recalled in Australia. One driver was death in crashed and the Volkswagen car was suddenly slow before Truck crash onto back of Volkswagen Golf by witness account.
Now Australian authority ACCC is about to force Volkswagen to recall some of its models.
Japanese car companies are recalling their car for drivers and passengers safety regardless of small or big faulty accessories and components in their cars. So I trust Japanese Car Companies even more and I'll drive Japanese car in future.
Shame on Volkswagen.
Posted in: Toyota to recall 242,000 Prius, Lexus worldwide
Kobuta ChanJun. 06, 2013 - 06:30AM JST
I couldn't believe she dared to hitchhike in country like India.
Posted in: American woman gang-raped in Indian town
Kobuta ChanJun. 06, 2013 - 06:21AM JST
Unions are to blamed for losing job in Developed countries. The Union's leaders are looking for one meal deal rather than long term.
Posted in: Workers block Sony's last French plant seeking bonuses
Kobuta ChanJun. 06, 2013 - 06:11AM JST
Lee Byung-Hun will marry to Lee Min-Jung. Guess! What will be name of their first child?
Posted in: S Korean movie star Lee Byung-Hun to marry
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 10:44AM JST
mrtinjp, if Daiichi Sankyo knew full scale of scandal and then I think the Company will not be bought Ranbaxy. There's no such as out smart over dealing in big business because that kind of concealing information is criminal offense. I believe the former owner of Ranbaxy is responsible for $ 500 Millions fine by US authority. Daiichi Sankyo will go to court and in the end the case will be finished with out of court settlement. The Singh brother will face hardship if they want to do business with another International Company in future. It calls one meal deal policy. I don't think Singh brother will get away with their dirty deed or dirty deal.
Posted in: Daiichi says key details 'concealed' in Ranbaxy sale
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 10:30AM JST
I believe the idea of established Japanese wartime military brothels were wrong. Some Women may have agreed to work as comfort women but they do not expect such as horrify experience they had with Japanese soldiers. Some women may be forcefully sending by local recruiters. Whatever reason those women were sending to front line for to serving as comfort women to Japanese Army was really really wrong. Current Japanese Government is not responsible for war time Japanese Government but Japanese Government should be given money and medical assistant to those who are surviving today. It will make some comfort for them. I don't know whether Japanese Government should apology behalf of War time leaders who were already punished death penalty by alliance force. However, Government should given money and other assistants as humanitarian assistance from Japanese Government. Also, other side should not be seeking as compensation and apology from current Government if they received financial and other assistants from Japanese Government.
Posted in: Japan's wartime brothels were wrong, says 91-year-old veteran
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 02:19AM JST
If Apple wants to beat Samsung and then Apple must reduce price to Samsung price. I hope Apple has learn lesson with Samsung. Apple has to blame for Samsung stealing its idea.
Posted in: Samsung sells more than 10 mil Galaxy S4 smartphones; Apple takes aim with patent lawsuit
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 02:07AM JST
sfjp330, Australian car market is not small. Australian peoples bought 1.112 million new cars in 2012. Toyota brand sold 218,176 cars and Mazda sold 103,886 cars. Japanese car Companies have nearly 50% of market share in Australia.
Posted in: Ford to end auto production in Australia in 2016 after 91 years
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 01:51AM JST
scoobydoo, it's all about Union. Now Union members will lose job. The Union is killing the golden goose of Australia. Australian lowest wage is AU$ 16.95 per hour in hospitality industry and they only work for 40 hrs per week for low paid workers.
Lowest manufactory worker get AU$ 25 per hour. Mining worker get about AU$ 100,000 per year. Construction workers also get good paid and they only work for 32 hrs per week. 52 weeks per a year and there are plenty of holidays in calendar. They even have holiday for Melbourne Cup horse racing. The employers can not make money. That's why Australia sale raw material to China and other countries.
The problem is Ford made 6 Cylinders Ford Falcon and Ford Territory 4WD in Geelong, Victoria. Ford imported small cars from S. Korea factory. Ford Falcon was not popular lately due to high fuel consumption and Ford Territory cans not compete with Toyota 4WD and other Japanese cars’ quality. Also most of customers stay away from made in Korea because they do not want to pay full dealer price for made in Korea car. Same thing is happening to Holden.
More Australian customers are buying Japanese cars and Germany cars even though Australian car view reporters are written in their favor. You can see 4 in 10 cars are Toyota and other 3 cars are Honda or Mazda or Nissan or Mitsubishi and rest are Korean car or Ford or Holden or BMW or Mercedes if you stop red light at traffic light. If you went to country and then you can see the farmers’ only drive Toyota Land-cruiser or Nissan Patrol.
Also Ford does not make export model like Toyota and Holden. Also Australian dollar has been skyrocketing to Moon.
Greedy Union, Carbon Tax, currency high, making unpopular models and shifting cheaper Korean made models, these all factors combine have drown Ford Australia in shallow water. Next Company will be GM Holden if they not change their business formula. Only Toyota will be left in Australia.
Kobuta ChanMay. 25, 2013 - 12:26AM JST
Posted in: Yaguchi apologizes for illicit affair
Kobuta ChanMay. 24, 2013 - 11:28PM JST
Japanese Government should offer Baby bonus to mother who has given birth the baby. It will increase Japanese population and abortion rate will drop. Also Hospital should offer in house free medical service for woman who intends to abandon her baby. So she can leave baby safely at Hospital and it will save child life.
Posted in: Kumamoto baby hatch says it received 9 infants in fiscal 2012
Kobuta ChanMay. 24, 2013 - 11:11PM JST
In Australia, NSW, VIC and TAS have 1 hour daylight saving time. SA does not have it. QLD peoples objected in referendum. Most of peoples do not like to have daylight saving time in their state.
2 hours daylight saving time will make hell to most of peoples in Japan. I don't think Japanese peoples want daylight saving time except Gov Naoki Inose.
I don't know what Gov Naoki Inose thinking about daylight saving time.
He can move his clock 2 hours ahead if he likes daylight saving time. It's just placebo for Gov Naoki Inose’s daylight saving time syndrome.
Why he does not have idea of changing starting and finishing time for Tokyo Stock market only if he wants to have the Tokyo financial markets opening first in the world?
I don't think also peoples will like to change their habit of bed time and wake up time. The brain will need to reprogram if Japan has 2 hours daylight saving time.
Posted in: Gov't considers setting clock ahead by two hours
Jun. 19, 2013 - 07:53AM JST
What we now have is a shift in what is acceptable in the world of liberty.…
Posted in: Is Edward Snowden who blew the whistle on vast surveillance programs run by the National Security Agency that trawl through telephone and Internet records a hero or traitor?
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Posted in: 26 members of motorcycle gang arrested over brawl
Jun. 19, 2013 - 07:52AM JST
Word on the street is this movie is pretty crap, and I've read a few people…
Posted in: 'World War Z' draws massive crowd in NYC
Jun. 19, 2013 - 07:48AM JST
These G-8 summits are like the meetings of the five families in "The Godfather."
Posted in: G-8 discuss Syria, hostage ransoms, tax evasion on last day of summit
Jun. 19, 2013 - 07:43AM JST
I've read Bill Ward's side of the story,but haven't seen anything from the rest of the…
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